DRS Scholarship Fund
Established in 2011, the DRS Scholarship Fund provides college scholarships to the children of National Guardsmen who lost their lives in support of the war on terrorism. Successful applicants will receive up to $6,250 per year to attend a four-year or two-year college or technical school. Last year, four applicants received scholarships.Eight scholarships have been awarded for the 2012-2013 school year.
Applicants can visit www.drsguardianfund.org for more information.
The fund is underwritten by DRS Technologies Charitable Foundation and administered by the National Guard Educational Foundation (NGEF), both 501(c)(3) charitable organizations.
University of Phoenix
NGAUS has teamed up with the University of Phoenix to offer three (3) full tuition master’s degree scholarships to our members who are current Guardsmen ranked 0-5 and below and Warrant Officers. Scholarship winners may choose to attend a University of Phoenix on-ground campus or may attend online.
The application deadline will close on May 30, 2013 and scholarships will be awarded on July 11, 2013. All applicants must have completed and received their bachelor’s degree prior to the award date.
Applications must be submitted online at www.phoenix.edu/ngauscholar.