Scholarships

The CBSC Scholarship program offers scholarships annually to deserving students and spouses who
have committed to continuing their education beyond high school. CBSC Scholarships are merit-based
and must be used for tuition, room and board, and other academic expenses and fees.
Scholarship award checks are mailed directly to the school via certified check in U.S. Dollars.

 

ELIGIBILITY
The student or spouse applying must be:


1. A CBSC member OR their dependent. (Membership must be current as of 31 December 2021).
 

2. One of the following:

a. A current high school senior or home-schooled equivalent, living within 50 miles of Carlisle Barracks. If AWC student spouse is not within 50 miles, but spouse is member of CBSC, student may apply.
 

b. Continuing education student enrolled in an accredited college, university, or certification program
 

c. Member or spouse enrolling or enrolled in an accredited college, university, or certification program


3. Applicant must enroll as a matriculated student as defined by the college, university, or certification program during the 2022-23 academic year.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Applicants must electronically submit the required items listed below in order to be considered for an award. Be sure to keep a copy for your records. Documents can be submitted as .DOC or .PDF. Please name documents with the following convention: LastNameFirstInitial_Document (SmithJ_Applicant Information)

You must download the document to your desktop and open it from there. If you fill out the form in a browser, the information will not save and you will not be able to electronically sign the Privacy Act Statement. If you do not have Adobe Reader you can download it for free here: Adobe Reader

 

Applicant Information. Make sure to read and electronically sign the Privacy Act Statement.  (SmithJ_Applicant Information)

 

Student Resume. Follow the instructions on the template provided. DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR NAME.  (SmithJ_Student Resume)

EssayComplete an essay at the prompt provided. Essay must be 450 -500 words, double-spaced. DO NOT INCLUDE YOUR NAME IN YOUR ESSAY.  (SmithJ_Essay)


Transcripts. Include an unofficial scanned copy of your school transcript with unweighted GPA or proof of GED.  (SmithJ_Transcripts)


Letters of Recommendation. Seniors and Continuing Education Students need to include 2

letters; one must be from a teacher or professor and one from someone in the community not

related to applicant (this may include a coach). Spouse applicants need to have 1 letter from

someone not related. All letters must include contact information for the recommender

(relationship to student, professional/personal email and phone number).

in order to be considered for an award. Be sure to keep a copy for your own records. LastNameFirstInitial_Applicant Information (SmithJ_LOR1, SmithJ_LOR2 )

You can download the instructions here: INSTRUCTIONS

Scholarship applications will only be accepted electronically.
They must be submitted NO LATER THAN 15 FEBRUARY 2022 (midnight) to:


cbscscholarshipcommittee@gmail.com
 

INCOMPLETE, LATE, OR IMPROPERLY SUBMITTED
APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED BY THE SELECTION COMMITTEE.