The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, San Diego Chapter, values and believes in the development of our future STEM workforce. Since 1993, AFCEA has awarded over half a million dollars to San Diego area students to fulfill their dreams of a college education. The scholarships are available to San Diego County graduating high school seniors who will attend a four-year college or university in the United States and major in a STEM field or, in the case of the AFCEAN Dependent Scholarship, a full-time college student majoring in a STEM field at an accredited four-year college. There are several types of scholarships with one common scholarship application. Evaluation Committee members will consider candidates for the most applicable category for which they qualify.
$8,000 College Scholarship Program
Buck Bragunier, Pat Kelly, and Jim Loiselle Scholarships
AFCEAN Dependent Scholarship
AVID Scholarship Program
Application and Evaluation Timeline
- April 3, 2023 Common Scholarship Application Opens
- June 5, 2023 Common Scholarship Application Closes
- June 2023 Evaluation Committee read and score applications
- July 17, 2023 Students are notified of awards
- August 8, 2023 Awards Reception
Completed application packets must be received online via email sent to Gloria McKearney, Scholarship Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org by June 5, 2023. Applications received after that date will not be considered. Applicants are responsible for the completeness and timeliness of their submissions. Selections and notifications will be made by July 17th. Checks will be distributed on August 8th at an Awards Reception.
To download an application, please go to the AFCEA San Diego Chapter website after April 2, 2023, at https://sandiego.afceachapters.org select the Student tab and scroll down to Scholarships. Only applications sent by email will be accepted. Please do not send by certified or regular mail.
Questions? Contact: Gloria McKearney, Scholarship Chair, at email@example.com
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