129th RQW AHA Educational Scholarship Program

MOFFETT FEDERAL AIRFIELD, Calif. -- The 129th Alumni Heritage Association's Educational Scholarship Program announced it will award four $1,000 scholarships to unit members this year and is now accepting applications.

The 129th AHA Educational Scholarship Program is intended to recognize exceptional 129th Rescue Wing enlisted members and to assist them in their education goals so that they may better contribute to the unit's mission.

To qualify for a scholarship members must:

- Show the ability to perform your 129th RQW duties with a selfless effort that demonstrates a maturity and commitment to the unit goals and the mission of the Air National Guard and Air Force.

- Drilled with the 129th RQW for at least one year or have the commanders recommendation.

- Be enrolled in an educational program in pursuit of an academic degree or certification in a subject matter, which will enhance the applicant's ability to support the 129th RQW unit mission and goals.

Applicants are required to attach a current transcript, a statement of work in progress from the educational facility, or other evidence of program participation, and their squadron commander or immediate commanders written endorsement.

The deadline for submitting scholarship applications is Nov. 4.

Applications can be found at www.129aha.org/scholarship. Completed applications must be submitted to the 129th Alumni and Heritage Association Scholarship Chair, Liliana Ramos, by e-mail at lilramos@pacbell.net or by mail at 1662 Crater Lake Avenue, Milpitas, CA 95035. For more information about the scholarships, please e-mail or call Mrs. Ramos at (408) 263-5352.