ADMINISTERED SCHOLARSHIPS

ADDITIONAL

WOASF administers additional scholarships for specific Navy commands or communities. These scholarships are offered in addition to WOASF scholarships, so it is possible to be a recipient of a WOASF scholarship and the scholarships below. To apply for any administered scholarship you must complete the WOASF pre-qualification and scholarship application. To begin an application, click here. On the application you will have a choice of administered scholarships available, please check all for which you are qualified.  You must provide proof of sponsor's service in that command (or community) in order to be considered for administered scholarships.

More command scholarships being added soon.  Check back to see if your command is one of them. 

A-7 Corsair Association

Funded by the A-7 Corsair Association this scholarship is open to family members of USAF/ANG A-7 Association members. Eligibility: family member of qualified association member (open to USAF and ANG). For the pre-qualification, all you need for service documentation is your association membership card. The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Abraham Lincoln Scholarship

Funded by the USS Abraham Lincoln crew, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently serve aboard USS Abraham Lincoln (ship’s company, not Airwing).

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Carl Vinson Scholarship

Funded by the USS Carl Vinson FRG, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS Carl Vinson (ship’s company, not Airwing).

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS George H. W. Bush Scholarship

Funded by the USS George H.W. Bush FRG, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS George H.W. Bush (ship’s company, not Airwing).

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Gerald R. Ford Scholarship

Funded by the USS Gerald R. Ford Commissioning Committee, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS Gerald R. Ford (ship’s company, not Airwing).

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Harry S. Truman

Funded by the USS Harry S. Truman FRG, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS Harry S. Truman (ship’s company, not Airwing).

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Nimitz Scholarship

Funded by the USS Nimitz FRG, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS Nimitz (ship’s company, not Airwing) .

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

USS Theodore Roosevelt Scholarship

Funded by the USS Theodore Roosevelt, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (ship’s company, not Airwing) .

Eligibility: Dependent of Ship's company (any time - past or current member). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

Maritime Patrol Association Scholarship

Funded by the MPA, this scholarship is available to all dependents of Navy personnel who currently or formerly served in the Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance community. Eligible commands include: Active Units - VP-1, VP-4, VP-5, VP-8, VP-9, VP-10, VP-16, VP-26, VP-30, VP-40, VP-45, VP-46, VP-47, VP-62 (res), VP-69 (res), VX-1, VX-20, VX-30, VXS-1, VQ-1, VPU-2, VUP-11, VUP-19, CPRW-2, CPRW-10, CPRW-11, CPRG, CTF-57, CTF-67 and CTF-72. Disestablished Units - VP-6, VP-11, VP-17, VP-19, VP-22, VP-23, VP-24, VP-31, VP-48, VP-49, VP-50, VP-56, VP-60, VP-64, VP-65, VP-66, VP-67, VP-68, VP-90, VP-91, VP-92, VP-93, VP-94, VQ-2, VPU-1 and CPRW-5.

Eligibility: Applicant's sponsor must be a member of the Maritime Patrol Association. All eligibility requirements for WOASF (6-8 year aviation requirement) must also be met.

VAW/VRC Merit Scholarships

VVOSA has partnered with the Wings Over America Scholarship Foundation (WOASF) to streamline the application process for students, allowing students to draft and submit one consolidated online application that can be used for several military dependent scholarship opportunities. VVOSA merit scholarship applications will be selected/approved by VAW/VRC community members. Also, VVOSA decides the amount and number of scholarships each year. Scholarship money may only be used for tuition fees

Eligibility: Any spouse or college-age child of current and former members (officer and enlisted) of the VAW/VRC community is eligible to apply (see eligible squadrons below). The 8 year requirement of aviation service Does Not have to be met to be eligible for this scholarship.

Candidates submitting applications must be graduates of an accredited high school or equivalent thereof and must plan to attend an accredited vocational or academic institution. Applicants and recipients from previous years may reapply. An individual may be awarded the scholarship twice.

Applicants must be pursing their FIRST undergraduate degree at a college or university or attending technical/vocational school. Any students currently in a Reserve Officer Candidate Program (ROTC) are not eligible. For more information:

Website: http://www.vaw-vrc-memorialfund.org

Contact: Cindy Trent, president@vaw-vrc-memorialfund.org

Eligible VRC/VAW Commands:

VAW: VAW 120- Greyhawks (Training Squadron), VAW 121- Bluetails, VAW 123- Screwtops,VAW 124- Bear Aces, VAW 125- Tigertails, VAW 126- Seahawks, VAW 112- Golden Hawks, VAW 113- Black Eagles. VAW 116- Sun Kings, VAW 117- Wallbangers, VAW 115- Liberty Bells

VRC: VRC 40- Rawhides; VRC 30- Providers

Christine Wilson
Executive Director
info@wingsoveramerica.us
757-228-3314

Wings Over America
Scholarship Foundation
770 Lynnhaven Parkway, Suite 155
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Melissa Garrison
Scholarship Administrator
scholarship@wingsoveramerica.us
757-228-3532

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