Milton E. Cooper/Young AFCEAN Graduate Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Scholarship award is $3,000. Please submit the online application form and provide all supporting documents by the deadline date. Final selection will be made by the Scholarship Committee. Award will be presented at AFCEA International’s TechNet Convention. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and a young professional (age 35 or under) currently employed in a field related to communications, computer science or electronics. Applicant must demonstrate a strong commitment to the pursuit of an advanced college degree (M.S. or Ph.D.) related to communications, computer science, electronics, electrical or systems engineering in preparation for a career in science or engineering. Must have a GPA of 3.2 or higher. Must be currently enrolled in an accredited university or college in the United States. Please Note: Distance Learning or Online Programs will not qualify. Three letters of recommendation are required with at least one submitted from current employer. An official college transcript reflecting all college-level work is also required by the deadline date. The AFCEA Graduate School scholarships seek to reward excellence for demonstrated effort at the master’s level of study, rather than the potential for such excellence. Please read the requirements carefully to determine specific eligibility before submitting an application. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, please contact the Educational Foundation via the email below. Contact Info: Luanne M. Balestrucci, CISSP FCS-C4ISR-SSI-IA Sr. Systems and IA Engineer Science Applications International Corporation 331 Newman Springs Road Red Bank, NJ 07701 Phone: 732-933-2404

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 3000

Max Award: 3000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization AFCEA Educational Foundation
4400 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA 22033-3899

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