VICE ADMIRAL ROBERT L. WALTERS
SNA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
The Surface Navy Association Scholar receives an academic scholarship awarded
for demonstrated leadership, community service, academic achievement and a
commitment to pursuing higher educational objectives.
Be an SNA Member or a dependent child, stepchild, ward or spouse of a
current Surface Navy Association member.
The member must be in their second or subsequent consecutive
year of membership. *Note: SNA member must
maintain current membership throughout scholarship award period if awarded.
Member can be serving, retired or honorably discharged and must be
Warfare Officer pin or Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist pin. Qualified members
for a minimum of 3 years on surface ships of the U.S. Navy or a Coast
Guardsman, Officer or Enlisted, with a permanent Cutterman Pin. Surface
ships include carriers, combatants, amphibious, service force, mine force,
tenders, and U.S. Coast Guard cutters of all classes.
The 3 years need not be consecutive but must have been served on active
Scholarship Award is a grant limited to $2000 per year for a
maximum of four years provided a
3.0 grade point average
There is no minimum service
period for children or spouses of personnel who died on active duty while
serving in a surface ship or cutter.
Association scholarships are for studies in an accredited undergraduate or
postgraduate institution. Full-time
status may be waived in the case of spouses as long as they maintain a
course load of 6 semester hours.
–The Surface Navy
Association will not discriminate on the basis of race, rank, color, sex, national
or ethnic origin, or religion in the consideration and awarding of
scholarships. Awards will be made on
the basis of the individual’s application, using a “whole person” concept,
considering the candidate’s scholastic proficiency, non-scholastic
activities, scholastic and non-scholastic awards, and character. Note:
applicants will be permitted to submit copies of their Federal
Financial Aid Form but the absence of an aid form will not be detrimental to
2015 Renewed Scholarships
Scholarship Application Package CLICK HERE
Applications Must be Postmarked by March 1 of Current Year
*Email and Faxed Applications will NOT be accepted.*