Scholarships

AFCEA Gold Vault Lift Off Scholarship

Our chapter has given out over $50,000 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.

Submission Deadline:

Scholarship application packages must be received no later than March 31, 2018 and not before March 1, 2018.

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AFCEA International Scholarships

AFCEA International offers scholarships for STEM related undergraduate and graduate college majors and STEM related teaching graduate degrees or postgraduate teaching credential. Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans (including active duty soldiers and honorably discharged veterans) pursuing an undergraduate degree may apply for for a war veterans scholarship.

STEM Major undergraduate candidates must be in their junior or senior year with at least a 3.0 GPA. Graduate candidates must be enrolled in their second semester with at least a 3.5 GPA with at least 2 semester courses per semester.

STEM Teacher candidates must be enrolled with a GPA of at least 3.5 in at least 2 semester courses at the time of enrollment. Senior undergraduate students enrolled in in a dual degree program will be considered on a case by case basis.

STEM War veterans candidates must be US citizens enrolled full or part time in an eligible degree program. A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 is required. Candidates must have served in Afghanistan or Iraq war.

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