2017 U.S.S. GOLDSBOROUGH DDG-20 ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Purpose: The USSGA scholarship program provides financial support to individuals who served in Goldsborough and their direct descendents for their pursuit of educational training as a means of career and personal advancement.
Eligibility: Applicant must:
- have served in Goldsborough or have direct next-of-kin who served in Goldsborough.
- have completed two semesters (or equivalent e.g. quarters/classes or sessions) of academic work in the last 18 months. Grades for these classes must be available to the Scholarship Committee by interview time or by arrangement with co-chairs.
- not have received more than two USSGA scholarships toward the same degree.
- be a current member of the USS GOLDSBOROUGH ASSOCIATION (form for USSGA membership can be filed with the scholarship application).
Note: This award is offered in addition to any other educational support.
Selection Criteria: Qualified applicants are judged in five areas:
- Education Goals
- Education History
- Statement of Objectives
- Community Service
Deadline: May 15, 2017 (Transcript extension may be available by contacting co-chairs.)
Donations: Contributions to the USSGA Scholarship Fund in any amount are welcome. Send your checks payable to U.S.S. GOLDSBOROUGH DDG-20 ASSOCIATION in care of Bill Biller.