Combat Medic Service Scholarship

$5,000

March 15, 2019

Awards Available: 1

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  • Scholarship Description
  • This scholarship program is dedicated to respecting and supporting the commitment that the CMB represents. We hope in this small way, to help CMB recipients to continue to serve their fellow man and to achieve their dreams and scholastic goals. Every life they touch they make better. For full details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a high school graduate or have successfully completed a GED program
    -Be accepted by or enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college, university, or trade school (including certificate programs such as Paramedic) at the time the scholarship is awarded
    -Be able to demonstrate the capacity for advanced academic achievement or technical proficiency as demonstrated by maintaining at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA
    -Have served in the U.S. Military with a military occupational specialty of 68W (or service specific equivalent)
    -Must have separated from service under honorable conditions or be currently serving in the Reserves or National Guard
    -Have been awarded the Combat Medic Badge (CMB) for service as a line medic who was engaged in actual ground combat and performed medical duties (including aviation units)

    While the intention of this scholarship is to facilitate continued education in any medical related field, there are no restriction or limitations placed on degrees, certificates, or majors. Students are required to submit a brief autobiography and write a 1,200-1,500 word essay that answers the following questions:

    1. How has their experience as a line medic impacted your life?
    2. What are your goals and intentions are towards the advancement or of understanding of medical care or relief and what are you ultimate goals in this area?

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • PO Box 1701
  • Monterey, CA 93942
  • 831-920-8704

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DANA H  on 2/1/2018 9:04:42 PM

What about earning the Expert Field Medical Badge (EFMB) while in the service as CMB was not an option at the time of service? 1993-1995

Myles R  on 1/28/2018 9:31:59 AM

What about graduate program? In reference to this requirement... "Be accepted by or enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college, university, or trade school (including certificate programs such as Paramedic) at the time the scholarship is awarded."

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