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VFW "Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship"

$5,000

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The VFW and one of its major supporters, Sport Clips Haircuts, have again partnered to help our veterans and their families. The VFW "Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship" will provide service members and veterans with the financial assistance they need to complete their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. It's just another way to sanotepay "thank you" to those who deserve it the most.

    Applications for the fall semester will be accepted January 1 through April 30.
    Applications for the spring semester will be accepted August 1 through November 15.

    Eligibility:
    -Be a citizen of the United States
    -Be retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve
    -Have completed Basic Training and follow-on training (advanced individual training, technical school, etc.)
    -Separated with or currently hold a military rank of E-5 or below
    -Demonstrate a need for financial assistance
    -Participate in, be accepted to or currently enrolled in a VA-approved program or school at an accredited post-secondary institution
    -If selected, authorize the VFW and Sport Clips, Inc. to announce and publish award of your scholarship. If awarded a scholarship, the recipient's name, city, state, photograph and essay may be used for promotional purposes by the VFW and Sport Clips, Inc. without further consent from the recipient

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Quentin Carroll
  • 406 W 34th Street
  • Suite 902
  • Kansas City, MO 64111
  • HelpAHero@vfw.org
  • tel: 816-968-1155
  • fax: 816-968-1179

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