We are all very well aware of life of the military men and their family. The frequent moves make it really tough for the military spouses to focus on their education or any training for that matter. The National Military Family Association has come up with its unique program to help such spouses to pursue their training or education. Spouses of Uniformed Service Members who are in active duty, National Guard and Reserve, Retirees and survivors are eligible or the scholarship. The scholarship money can be utilized for GED or ESL, Vocational Training, Professional certification, Post Secondary, Graduate School, In-Class or On-Line and full time or part time courses. The Military Spouse Scholarship program is hassle free and less number of documentation. A Valid Military ID is the basic requirement for applying for the scholarship. There are three military scholarships: Military Spouses Scholarships For Spouses of the Wounded, Military Spouse Scholarships For Spouses Of The Fallen and Military Spouse Scholarships For All Military Spouses. For more information regarding the different types of scholarships, eligibility for the scholarships, application and other necessary details can be procured from : http://www.militaryfamily.org/our-programs/military-spouse-scholarships/scholarship-instructions.html & http://www.militaryfamily.org/our-programs/military-spouse-scholarships/apply-now/ Time is running out make it fast, grab this opportunity [...]

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Union Plus Education Foundation every year helps the spouses and children of the current and retired members of Union through its Union Plus Scholarship Program. Those who have made up their mind to attend college or university, community college or a technical college or trade school are eligible to apply for this scholarship. In addition to this the applicants should portray academic ability, social awareness and financial need on which the scholarship will be awarded. Once the candidate gets the award he cannot apply it for the next year. The scholarship amount ranges from $ 500-$4,000. The deadline of the application ends on January 31,2010. The application form and instructions are given online and can be found on the following link : http://www.unionplus.org/statics/0000/2935/up-scholarship-application-static.pdf

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The Western Union Foundation through its ‘Our World, Our Family program’, since its inception has helped several students which would have been impossible without the cooperation of Western Union Employees, agents and partners around the world. Western Union Family Scholarship Program has been specially designed for migrants, immigrants and their families. The Western Union Foundation’s Family Scholarship Program is a new initiative for migrants, immigrants and their families. The program is intended to help the members of the same family provided that one of the applicants must be born outside United States but both must be currently living in United States. The scholarship amount is $ 1,000 -$ 5,000 per family which can be used for technical or skill training, tuition for college/university education language acquisition classes and financial literacy. For winter application the due date is February 5, 2010. For more information contact Institute of International Education 475 17th Street, Suite 800 Denver, CO 80202 Phone: 303-837-0788  |  Fax: 303-837-1409 wufamily@iie.org The application forms are available on the following link: http://www.cybergrants.com/pls/cybergrants/quiz.display_question?x_gm_id=2603&x_quiz_id=2248&x_order_by=1

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