Sunday, April 24, 2011

Deadline Approaching for 2011 Saban Military Wife Educational Scholarship

The deadline for the 2011 Saban Military Wife Educational Scholarship is
fast approaching. Applications must be received by May 1, 2011 to be
considered for the scholarship.

The scholarship award, sponsored by Operation Homefront and The Women's
Self
Worth Foundation, is offered to wives of uniformed service members to
attend
vocational training programs in the medical field. Fifteen $8,500
scholarships and five $10,000 scholarships will be awarded for tuition
for
vocational training in one of the following fields: dental assistant,
medical assistant, medical billing and coding specialist, medical
insurance
technician, patient care assistant/ technician, nurse assistant training
program, or medical transcription. Two $30,000 scholarships will be
awarded
for tuition for vocational nursing programs.

Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2011. The scholarships will
be
awarded to recipients in July 2011. Selection for the scholarships will
be
made by a panel of judges, and the award will be scored in two areas:
the
applicant's response to the essay question and her commitment to
volunteerism.

Detailed information on eligibility and application requirements is on
Operation Homefront's main Web site at
http://www.operationhomefront.net/highlights.aspx?id=9431.

This message was sent to wralc.ccc.cmd.chief@robins.af.mil from:
Operation Homefront | 8930 Fourwinds Dr., Suite 340 | San Antonio, TX
78239

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