Scholarship Program

57th Alumni Association Scholarship Program


The 57th Alumni Association (57th AA) offers scholarships annually for college, vocational or technical school after high school graduation. Current college or vocational/technical students may apply to complete their educational endeavors. We will award a minimum of two scholarships of $1,000 each — other scholarships as directed by the 57th AA Board of Directors. The Board of Directors has voted to award three scholarships for 2023 for a total of $6000. The scholarships will be one for $3000, one for $2000 and one for $1000.

Criteria for applying for a 57th AA scholarship is as follows:

  • Eligible students must be family members (sons, daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren) of a 57th AA member

  • Applicants must be full-time Undergraduate, Graduate, Flight Academy, or Technical School student

  • Applicants should have a minimum 2.5-grade point average on a 4.0 scale

  • A current copy of the student transcript

  • Complete the Scholarship Application

  • Essay of 300 - 500 words on why you are pursuing your field of study

  • Two letters of recommendation. Note: Preference is for one recommendation letter to come from a 57th AA Member who knows the applicant/works well. Others, professors, teaching assistants, and internship supervisors are acceptable

Scholarship Timeline:

Submission of all scholarship applications are due between January 1st and by the close of business on March 31st Eastern Daylight Time of the year that scholarship announcement is made. Scholarship applications received after that date will be returned. The announcement of the scholarship award to the individual participant shall be no later than the middle of April of the year that scholarship announcement was made.

Download and print the Scholarship Application by clicking the underlined link.

Link will be active January 1, 2023

Scholarship Application Link

If you have problems downloading the Application EMail: starlifter@57thalumni.com

Email the completed application to dickaf2001@gmail.com