VFW 'Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship' Program

VFW and Sport Clips Haircuts have again partnered to help our veterans and their families. The VFW "Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship" program will provide service members and veterans with the financial assistance they need to help complete their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. It's just another way to say "thank you" to those who deserve it the most!

Here are the details:
•Scholarships up to $5,000 will be awarded to qualified applicants
•Limited to one per family
•Applications for the 2014 Spring semester are currently being
accepted. Deadline is November 15, 2013
•Applications for the 2014 Fall semester will be accepted from January
1, 2014 through April 30, 2014
•Scholarships will be awarded for Spring 2014 semester beginning
January 2014 and for Fall 2014 semester beginning July 2014
•Scholarships must be used by the end of the upcoming school year for
which the veteran is applying or they will become null and void
•Scholarships will be paid directly to accredited schools

Eligibility:
•Must be a citizen of the United States
•Must be retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of
the National Guard or Reserve
•Have completed Basic Training and follow-on training (AIT, Technical
school, etc.
•Have a military rank of E-5 or below
•D emonstrate a need for financial assistance
•Participate in, be accepted to or currently enrolled in a VA approved
program or school at an accredited postsecondary institution
•If selected, authorize the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and Sport
Clips, Inc. to announce and publish award of your scholarship. Your
name, city, state, photograph and essay may be used for
promotional purposes by the VFW and Sport Clips, Inc. without
further consent

Click here to apply online!

Questions? Email us at HelpAHero@vfw.org
•Watch for next month's Supporting Our Troops email for more VFW troop and veteran support program information!