Seabee Memorial Scholarship Association
Children and grandchildren (not great-grandchildren) of Seabees qualify for an SMSA scholarship. Seabees are enlisted personnel with a Seabee rating, CEC Officers, others who have served or are serving in a Naval Construction Force (Seabee) unit. Seabees can be active, reserve, retired, deceased or honorably discharged.
The applicant must currently be a senior in high school or a high school graduate. (The applicant may already be in college.) Scholarships are awarded for four-year college degree programs; they are not granted for two-year programs or graduate study. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need, scholastic record, citizenship and leadership.