Enlisted Association offers scholarships
By Enlisted Association of the National Guard of Arizona, EANGA
/ Published March 17, 2009
TUCSON, Ariz. --
The Enlisted Association of the National Guard of Arizona (EANGA) recently announced open season on four scholarship programs for Arizona Air National Guard members and dependents.
"We would like to encourage increased participation in these scholarship programs," said Chief Master Sgt. Dean Miller, EANGA board member. "These scholarships offer great opportunities for our Airmen and their families, and they represent the association's commitment to developing the Guard's future leaders."
Scholarship applications and eligibility criteria may be downloaded from 162fw.ang.af.mil/resources
. Completed packets must be post-marked no later than June 1, or hand-carried to the EANGA President at the Enlisted Association National Guard of Arizona, 5636 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, Ariz. 85008-3495.
The Command Sgt. Maj. Virgil R. Williams Memorial Scholarship awards two $2,000 scholarships annually.
The Chief Master Sgt. Gerald R. Guild Memorial Scholarship offers two, $500 scholarships annually.
Through EANGA, USAA is offering one $500 scholarship this year.
Additionally, the Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States (EANGUS) Auxiliary Scholarship also sponsors an annual scholarship program and awards scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $1,250.
Questions may be referred to Sgt. Maj. Michael Sojourner, EANGA president, at (602) 267-2467.