Arizona Veterans Program Association (AVPA) Scholarship

Arizona Veterans Program Association (AVPA) Scholarship

Who is eligible to apply? AVPA was formed over 20 years ago. Its members work in conjunction with the Department of Veterans Affairs to assist VA sponsored students in receiving their benefits. AVPA members are dedicated to promoting opportunities for our veteran students to access higher education, achieve their educational and career goals, and pursue their individual and civic growth. Veterans with prior Military active duty service may apply.
Award Amount: Three (3) scholarships of $500.00 will be given each year.
Criteria
  • Prior active-duty veteran with an Honorable Discharge (Chapter 30 and 1607 benefits)
  • Arizona Guard or Reserve Member (Cuurrent Orders Chapter 1606)
  • Full-time undergraduate student.
  • Cumulative G.P.A of 2.5 or better.
  • Must be seeking a degree or certificate.
  • Must attend a school approved for veteran's benefits the next available enrollment period.
How do I apply?

Where to apply?
  • Submit a completed application.
  • Applications are available by writing:
Alice Boothly
Veterans Services
Scottsdale Community College
9000 E. Chaparral Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256-2626
Phone: (480) 423-6515 • Fax #: (480) 423-6077
Required:
  • Member-4 Copy of DD form 214 (Military Discharge Document)
  • Reserve and Guard: DD form 2384 (Notice of Basic Eligibility or Present Orders)
  • All academic transcripts.
  • Two letters of recommendation (Personal references acceptable but no family members)
Deadline Submit all required documents to be considered for this scholarship.