Gold Vault Lift Off Scholarship

Submission Window:

Scholarship application packages are accepted from December 15 - January 31.

Our chapter has given out over $60,000 worth of scholarships. This year we are planning a great year and would like to invite your students to apply. We have had less than 100 applicants in the past, so this is a great opportunity for local students to earn scholarships for higher education.

This year, AFCEA Ft Knox Gold Vault Chapter will award one or more $1,000 scholarships to High School students planning to major in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline.

To be eligible for a scholarship, a student must be:

  • Earning a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent).

  • A senior attending High School in the Louisville Combined Statistical Area which consists of:

    • Kentucky: Bullitt, Hardin, Henry, LaRue, Oldham, Nelson, Meade, Shelby, Spencer, Trimble, or Jefferson County.

    • Indiana: Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Scott, Washington, or Jefferson County.

  • Planning to major in a course of study that will lead to Bachelors degree in one of the Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

  • A United States Citizen

GDPR Data Retention Statement: The scholarship is only open to United States citizens attending High School within the United States.  Any applications from non-United States citizens or originating from outside the United States do not qualify for the scholarship.  To comply with non US data retention requirements, applications from non US citizens or originating from outside the United States will be destroyed and no data will be retained on such applicants.