Scholarship Deadline: March 21, 2018
Scholarship Value: $5,000
Number of Scholarships - 400
Individuals Eligible for Scholarships:
A) Children or legal dependents under the age of 25 of full- or part-time permanent federal civilian or postal employees. Blacks in Government (BIG) federal employee members may also sponsor a grandchild.
B) Spouses of full- or part-time permanent civilian federal or postal employees.
C) Full- or part-time permanent civilian federal or postal employees.
D) Children or grandchildren of members of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE). Applicants with a NARFE sponsor must be high school seniors only; undergraduate students are not eligible.
Federal employees, either applying directly or serving as a sponsor, must be employed with the federal government for more than three years as of the scholarship application deadline.
Applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, gender, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
Applicants must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative, unweighted grade point average. Applicants with a grade point average below 3.0 are not eligible to apply.