Scholarships

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.

Scholarships

$8,000 College Scholarship Program

Buck Bragunier, Pat Kelly, and Jim Loiselle Scholarships

AFCEAN Dependent Scholarship

AVID Scholarship Program

Application and Evaluation Timeline 

  • April 4, 2022 Common Scholarship Application Opens
  • June 6, 2022 Common Scholarship Application Closes
  • June 2022   Evaluation Committee read and score applications
  • July 15, 2022 Students are notified of awards
  • August 9, 2022 Awards Reception

Completed application packets must be received online via email sent to Gloria McKearney, Scholarship Chair, at afceasd.scholarships@aol.com by June 6, 2022.  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 15th.  Checks will be distributed on August 9th at an Awards Reception.

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Common AFCEA Scholarship Application 2021-2022 available HERE.

To download an application, please go to the AFCEA San Diego Chapter website 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 afceasd.scholarships@aol.com

 

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