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General Information

Name MG James Ursano Scholarship
Number of Awards
Award Value $900 - $1,900
Award Type Need-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications Until May 1
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Contact Information

Contact Army Emergency Relief
MG James Ursano Scholarship Fund
200 Stovall Street Rm. 5N13
Alexandria, Virginia 22332
Phone (703)428-0035

Scholarship Description

Army Emergency Relief (AER) is a private non-profit organization with the primary mission of providing financial assistance to Soldiers and their dependents in time of valid emergency need. The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program was established in 1976 as a secondary mission to help Army Families with undergraduate college expenses for their dependent children.

The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program offers scholarships based on financial need, academics, and leadership/achievement.

To be eligible, applicants must:
* Maintain a cumulative GPA of a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
* Be full time undergraduate students for the entire academic year at a school accredited by the U.S. Department of Education
* Be dependents of a Soldier on federal active duty, a retiree, or a deceased active or retired Soldier

To be a dependent, you must be:
* Under the age of 23 for the entire academic year
* Registered in DEERS
* Unmarried for the entire academic year