USAA/NERA College Scholarship Program recognizes the service to the
(NERA reserves the right to modify or discontinue the scholarship program at any future date should funding not be available.)
To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicant must be any Regular or Associate NERA member. NERA members may also sponsor a qualified applicant: a spouse, son, daughter or grandchild. Sponsored children and grandchildren must be unmarried and under age 23 on the scholarship deadline: June 7, 2013.
Eligible students must attend undergraduate level studies at a college, university or junior/community college that confers a bachelor’s or associate’s degree, on a full or part-time status as established by the school accepting the scholarship funds. Academic programs involving a second undergraduate or graduate school degree are not eligible.
Scholarship applicants may be either graduating high school seniors or students already attending a college, university or junior/community college. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll, full-time or part-time in the fall semester immediately following award of the scholarship. Enrollment may be in any undergraduate program leading to a bachelor’s degree or associate’s degree at an accredited college or university.
The NERA Scholarship can be awarded in addition to any other partial scholarship, including a ROTC Scholarship. Those applicants already in possession of an appointment to a
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**This scholarship is available to NERA members through a substantial grant from USAA, whose partnership is priceless, without it this scholarship would not be possible, thank you for your ongoing support of the NERA family!!