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Academic Scholarships

Application cycle for 2018/19 will open on Mid-November.

 

Dr. Ron Hanson Academic Scholarship

An academic scholarship to support cadets pursuing their undergraduate or graduate education. Monies are to be used for tuition, books, or room and board at any accredited post-secondary school (i.e: college, university, vocational-technical school, etc.). Scholarship recipients must ensure that the money is used responsibly. Applicants may pursue any course of study. 

Must meet basic eligibility requirements found on the Application Procedures page.

Special Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have earned Billy Mitchell Award or higher
  • Must be a high school senior, high school graduate, or hold a GED
  • Must be accepted to a college/school or provide proof that an application has been made
  • Must attend an accredited post-secondary school or college
  • Must be enrolled in a full-time (as determined by the school) course of study during the academic year for which the scholarship is awarded  

Apply in accordance with the directions on the application procedures page.  


USAA Academic Scholarships

The United Services Automobile Association (USAA) provides academic scholarships to three outstanding cadets for assistance in pursuing their undergraduate education.

Must meet basic eligibility requirements found on the Application Procedures page.

Special Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have earned Billy Mitchell Award or higher
  • Must be a high school senior (with expected graduation in the summer), high school graduate or hold a GED
  • Must be accepted to a college/school or provide proof that an application has been made
  • Must attend an accredited post-secondary school or college
  • Must be enrolled in a full-time (as determined by the school) course of study during the academic year for which the scholarship is awarded

 Apply in accordance with the directions on the application procedures page. 


CAP Cadet Academic Scholarships

Academic scholarships are monetary awards used to support members pursuing their undergraduate or graduate education. Monies are to be used for tuition, books, or room and board at any accredited post-secondary school (i.e: college, university, vocational-technical school, etc.). Scholarship recipients must ensure that the money is used responsibly. Applicants may pursue any course of study. This year, scholarships will be made in varying amounts from $2000 to $1000

Must meet basic eligibility requirements found on the Application Procedures page.

Special Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have earned Billy Mitchell Award or higher
  • Must be a high school senior (with expected graduation in the summer), high school graduate or hold a GED
  • Must be accepted to a college/school or provide proof that an application has been made
  • Must attend an accredited post-secondary school or college
  • Must be enrolled in a full-time (as determined by the school) course of study during the academic year for which the scholarship is awarded

Apply in accordance with the directions on the application procedures page.


 

Col Clara E. Livingston, CAP Cadet Academic Scholarship

This $4,000 educational scholarship, named after an aviation pioneer, CAP member during World War II, and former Puerto Rico wing commander, is available only to Puerto Rico CAP cadets (as stated in Col Livingston's will).  For more details, contact Puerto Rico Wing Headquarters

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