Horizons Foundation Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description

Applicants must meet the following criteria:  1. Be currently enrolled at an accredited university or college, either     full-time or part-time.  Both undergraduate and graduate students     are eligible.  Undergraduates must have attained at least junior     level status (60 credits).  2. Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national     security.  3. Demonstrate financial need.  4. Have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.25.  5. Be a U.S. Citizen.  The Foundation focuses on the following preferred fields of study for awarding scholarships: Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, Business, Law, International Relations, Political Science, Operations Research, Economics.  Other fields of study will be considered if the applicant can successfully demonstrate relevance to a career in the areas of national security or defense.  Recipients of past awards are not restricted from reapplying for future financial assistance.

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 500

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2020-07-01


Sponsoring Organization Women In Defense Horizons Foundation
2111 Wilson Boulevard Suite 400
Arlington, VA 222013061

Contact Person: Scholarship Director

Phone: 703-247-2552

Fax: 703-522-1885