UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX SCHOLARSHIP
AMVETS/UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX SCHOLARSHIP
AMVETS and the University of Phoenix have established a relationship to offer this Scholarship Program. The
program was created with the belief that members of our active military, veterans and their families all wish to be
successful and they would like to have a better quality of life for themselves and their families, and it all starts with
Candidates for the scholarship must demonstrate the following to be considered:
Applicants who reside in the United States must meet one of the following requirements: be a legal
resident of the United States; have been granted permanent residency; have a valid visa that does not
prohibit educational studies; have been granted temporary protected status along with approved Notice
of Action issued by Citizen Immigration Services and verified through CIS Form g-845; or have been
granted asylum along with the approved Notice of Action issued by the Citizen Immigration Services.
Applicant must be one of the below:
• A current member of the Active Military (including National Guard and Reserves)
• An honorably discharged veteran
• Spouse, child or grandchild of one of the above two groups
Are not receiving 100% tuition reimbursement.
Are not employees or family members of AMVETS National Headquarters, Apollo Group, Inc., University
of Phoenix, Western International University, Institute for Professional Development or any other
subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc.
Submit a complete, signed application, together with all supporting documentation, if any, by the deadline
date listed below. The completion of the application form does not create an obligation to award a
scholarship to applicant.
Submit a complete and comprehensive essay on one of the following topics.
• What A Higher Education Means To Me
• My Long Term Career Goal Is…
• America Needs to Support Veterans and the Activ