Scholarship

Our scholarship fund was established in 2013.  The deadline for the 2015 scholarship is April 17, 2015.


2015 EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

GENERAL

The Ozone Chapter of MOAA awards educational scholarships to deserving students who are

pursuing or plan to pursue undergraduate or graduate studies at an accredited institution of

higher education. An applicant’s permanent residence must be in St Tammany, Tangipahoa, or

Washington Parish, Louisiana. Applications are considered without regard to race, color, creed

or gender by a selection board comprised of retired and/or active duty commissioned officers of

the uniformed services.

SELECTION CRITERIA

Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to high school seniors who are members of

their school’s JROTC program AND will be attending a military service academy or a college

ROTC program. Each JROTC unit within St Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Washington Parish

may select one senior cadet meeting the outlined criteria and submit that cadet for consideration

for this scholarship. Consideration is given to an applicant’s Grade Point Average (GPA), ACT

Score, the “whole person” as reflected by participation in extracurricular activities both at school

and in the community, educational pursuits, leadership positions, JROTC & school awards/

recognition and a required essay.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION

Application submissions must be prepared electronically, printed and submitted along with the

other supporting documentation.

Completed applications must be postmarked not later than April 17, 2015. An application that

is postmarked after that date or an application that is incomplete will not be considered by the

selection board.

Mail your application to:

Ozone Chapter
Military Officers Association of America
210 Robin Hood Rd
Covington, LA 70433

Complete application packages may also scanned as Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) documents and

submitted via email to: Chris Morton, morton3002@gmail.com. Packages must be received by 2359 on April

17, 2015 to be considered.

Download the Scholarship Application (Microsoft Word Format)