Col Loren J and Mrs Lawona R Spencer Scholarship

Program Description

The Colonel Loren J. and Mrs. Lawona R. Spencer Scholarship:

Provides funds to United States Air Force Personnel (officer or enlisted, Air Force civilian, full time National Guard and full time Reserve) for them to pursue graduate level education in the management and administration fields in preparation for senior level leadership roles.

Will be made available to the top qualified applicant(s) based on academic achievement, job performance and completed application materials. A recipient will have a check in the amount of $5,000.00 sent to their education office. The number of recipients will depend on available funding and number of qualified applicants.

Eligibility

  • United States Air Force Personnel (officer or enlisted, Air Force civilian, full time National Guard and full time Reserve)
  • Must be pursuing graduate level education in the management and administration fields

How To Apply

Documentation

  • A completed application form
  • One letter of recommendation from your Air Force supervisor or commander which includes a character reference, a description of your performance and an assessment of your potential as an Air Force leader and volunteer.
  • If you have not begun your advanced degree, submit proof of acceptance into a Master’s program at an accredited college or university. This must be on college or university letterhead and state your name and date of your first term of attendance.
  • A minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 on a scale of 4.0 (or equivalent) is required. Submit an official, original transcript of your most recent college or university Master’s program. If you have not yet started your Master’s program, submit an official, original transcript from your undergraduate degree.
  • A typed two page double spaced essay describing your academic goals and how you expect your degree to enhance your service to the Air Force.
  • A photo of the applicant (preferably a head shot). Your photo and your words may be used in our publications.


Contact Info

800-727-3337 Ext 4807
1501 Lee Highway
Arlington, VA 22209-1198

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