Wednesday, May 25, 2011; News 12 This Morning
(AUGUSTA, GA) - The University of Phoenix Augusta campus already gives special tuition rates to our military families, but this Memorial Day, they are going one step further. They want to give away thousands of dollars to help local veterans, active duty military, and their families get a higher education. This Memorial Day, school leaders are offering them a chance to receive one of 50 $7,000 scholarships to pursue a degree through University of Phoenix.
They are accepting applications now through August 11th, and the winners will be notified by November 11th, Veterans Day.
You can apply online by clicking on the AMVETS link. When you click on it, you can see a full list or requirements and qualifications. There is also a place where you can submit your information to be considered for the scholarship money.
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