Members and Friends, Upon receipt of funds, the Pacific Merchant Marine Council will establish a scholarship account. Distribution of the funds will be basedMessage 1 of 1 , Nov 25, 2007View SourceMembers and Friends,Upon receipt of funds, the Pacific Merchant Marine Council will establish a scholarship account. Distribution of the funds will be based on the desires of the donors. Criteria would likely include the focus of rigorous academic endeavors toward a merchant marine career. Deserving students on a path to become a USMM commissioned engineering or deck officer would be likely recipients.If interested in establishing a scholarship in your name or in the memory of a loved one, please contact me. There will be the utmost discretion and fiduciary stewardship.The council particularly desires to support students at the California Maritime Academy.Phelps
Navy League scholarship competition call for entries
The Navy League of the United States Kauai Council is again offering scholarships totaling $3,000 to graduating seniors who plan on attending any two or four year accredited institution of higher learning.
This years theme is United States Merchant Marine Hawaiis Life Line.
A three to six page essay must be written and must be the students original work. Deadline for the entry is on or before Feb. 19, 2008.
All local high schools have scholarship information available.
For more information, call Sandra George at 332-8390, fax 332-9667, or e-mail gage@....
The Navy League of the United States is an independent, nonprofit, civilian organization open to those interested in furthering the mission of the nations sea services the United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, United States Coast Guard and United States flag Merchant Marine.