Coast Guard Foundation announces 128 scholarships awarded in 2016

The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced Thursday that in 2016 it has awarded a record 128 new scholarships. Combined with multi-year scholarship recipients and three Fallen Heroes Scholars, the foundation is currently supporting 163 students totaling $ 576,500 in support …
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Chaparral & Robalo award 2016 Scholarships

Chaparral Boats Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $ 90,000 in college scholarships to nine graduating seniors within the Chaparral and Robalo family. “Our employees are some of the hardest working people in the marine industry and we are proud to help their families each year with our scholarship program” said Buck Pegg, executive vice president …
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Coast Guard Foundation raises $250,000 for Coast Guard scholarships

NEW YORK CITY – The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced today that at the 35th Annual Salute to the U.S. Coast Guard, which was held in New York City on October 8, more than $ 1 million was raised. Of […]
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Applications sought for MRAA Technical Scholarships

MINNEAPOLIS, October, 9, 2014 — The MRAA Educational Foundation is currently seeking applications from educational institutions for its 2014 MRAA Technical Scholarships. The Technical Scholarships provide a $ 3,000 scholarship to technical schools to assist well-deserving students who are studying recreational marine technology. The MRAA Technical Scholarship Fund was created to offer financial assistance for technical […]
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Applicants sought for new ABYC scholarships

MINNEAPOLIS — The MRAA Educational Foundation has partnered with the American Boat & Yacht Council to launch two new scholarship programs, for which they are currently seeking applications. The Basic Scholarship provides the recipient complimentary access to ABYC’s Introduction to Basic Marine Electric & Corrosion Protection, a four-day course that provides the newcomer to marine […]
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