You are eligible to apply for the CPO Scholarship only if your sponsor achieved the rank of Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy. Furthermore, your sponsor must be currently serving on Active duty or Reserve duty, or must have been honorably discharged, transferred to Fleet Reserve status, or Retired from the Naval Service as a Chief, Senior Chief, or Master Chief Petty Officer.
Candidates submitting scholarship applications must, in the year of submission of their scholarship application:
-Be about to graduate or have graduated from an accredited high school, or equivalent educational institution or have successfully earned a General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
-Must intend to enter, or be currently enrolled in a community college, vocational college, college or university to complete the curriculum prescribed in or to be graduated with an AA, AS, BA or BS degree
-Must be the immediate family member of either an active duty, retired, or reserve Chief Petty Officer (children may be
natural, adopted or step-children)
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.