The Coronado Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) is pleased to announce the 2022-23 Scholarship Program
Up to $12,000 in scholarships will be awarded during the 2022 – 2023 school year to eligible graduating seniors. This year, the Coronado Chapter will be offering both non-JROTC and JROTC Scholarships. Visit the non-JROTC Scholarship announcement for more information about that scholarship.
Two of these scholarships will be reserved for and awarded to graduating seniors enrolled in the JROTC Programs at Buena High School and/or Tombstone High School.
- The applicants must be 2023 Graduating Seniors from Buena or Tombstone High Schools.
- The applicants must be enrolled and satisfactorily participating in the Buena or Tombstone High Schools’ JROTC Program.
- The applicant must have an overall academic Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
- The applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale in JROTC classes.
- The applicant must enroll in a community college, a college, a university, or military/service academy.
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:
- Scholastic Standing in high school.
- Involvement, scholastic standing and leadership in JROTC.
- Involvement and leadership in school and/or community activities.
- Timely submission of a properly completed application:
Applications must be postmarked no later than 1 March 2023, and received no later than 6 pm on 6 March 2023. Applications must be mailed or personally delivered to: Susan Atchison-Day, Scholarship Director, MOAA Coronado Chapter, PO Box 394, Sonoita, AZ. 85637-0394.
- Favorable endorsement by the Senior Army Instructor, Buena High School or Tombstone High School JROTC Program. Include JROTC class standing and GPA.
- Endorsements from at least two Teachers, Coaches, work supervisors or other adults that are familiar with the student’s leadership abilities and potential.
In addition to the Coronado Chapter’s Scholarship Program, the national level MOAA organization offers various educational assistance programs such as interest-free loans and grants to qualified students. You may visit the National MOAA website at www.moaa.org to learn more about MOAA educational assistance.
POINT OF CONTACT (POC): Susan Atchison-Day, Ed.D., MOAA Coronado Chapter Scholarship Director, 915-588-9282 (cell), or firstname.lastname@example.org.