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Educational Grants for Spouses of Active-Duty

Applications Available for 2015 Corvias Foundation Educational Grants for Spouses of Active-Duty Service Members

Applications are still available to spouses at 13 Army and Air Force installations nationwide

East Greenwich, R.I. (January 14, 2015) - Corvias Foundation, a White House award-winning private, charitable foundation committed to supporting the pursuit of higher education, are still accepting applications for the 2015 Educational Grants. The Foundation is committed to supporting military families in the pursuit of higher education and has awarded more than $5.5 million in scholarships and grants to children and spouses of active-duty service members since 2006.  

 

"Each year we are impressed with the quality of our applicants, all military spouses, and their educational ambitions," said Maria Montalvo, Executive Director of the Corvias Foundation. "We are humbled to serve military families, and proud to help them reach their full educational potential."

Applications for 2015 Educational Grants must be submitted by May 7, 2015. Grants are given in the amount of up to $5,000 to spouses of active-duty service members stationed at the military installations listed below. Applicants may be in any stage of the educational process. Corvias Foundation will select ten spouses of active-duty service members stationed at Forts Meade, Bragg, Polk, Rucker, Riley, and Sill, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Edwards Air Force Base, Eglin Air Force Base, Eielson Air Force Base, Hurlburt Field, McConnell Air Force Base and Seymour Johnson Air Force Base.  Recipients of a grant will be notified in July 2015.

"It makes me proud to know that Corvias Foundation recognizes military families and the sacrifices we go through," said Latisha D., past grant recipient and military spouse. "I will continue to strive and do well in school because I represent not only myself, but I also represent Corvias Foundation, the community and our military families."

Applications and all necessary paperwork for the Educational Grants must be submitted by the due date in order to be considered. Those chosen may begin using their scholarship or grant in the fall of 2015. Individuals do not have to reside in on-post/base housing in order to qualify. Eligible service members stationed at these 13 Army and Air Force installations can serve in any branch of the military.

Applications are available now at http://corviasfoundation.org. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 401-228-2836 with any questions about eligibility or the application process.

About Corvias Foundation

Corvias Foundation, the charitable arm of the Corvias Group, is committed to inspiring students, college and university campuses, military families, and our employees to reach higher.  Founded in 2006 as "Our Family for Families First Foundation," our work increases access to educational, internship, mentoring and volunteering opportunities so that those we touch are empowered to pursue their dreams and to make a greater impact in service of their communities and their nation.  We strive to create ever-increasing opportunities by providing the resources and networks needed to help our scholars and partners surpass their goals. We achieve this through a commitment to education, community engagement and high-impact charitable giving.  Online scholarship applications are available each November at www.corviasfoundation.org or call 401-228-2836 for more information.