In 1987, the Federal Employee Education & Assistance Fund (FEEA) established a scholarship program for children and grandchildren of federal employees. NARFE became a member of FEEA’s board of directors in 1997, and the following year, NARFE’s National Executive Board authorized the creation of a scholarship fund open to the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of NARFE members. The NARFE-FEEA Scholarship Awards Program is supported by NARFE members and administered by FEEA. A total of $909,000 has been awarded to the children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of NARFE members (as of 2014).
The competition is open to high school seniors only. Sixty winners will be chosen. Each will receive a one-time award of $1,000.
The 2014 program closed on April 25.
Click here to see this year's winners and their sponsors.
The list also will appear in the December issue of narfe magazine. Next year's program will begin February 1, 2015 and will close April 24, 2015. Further details about next year's program will be posted here at a later date.
For additional information, contact the Office of the National Vice President or click here for a copy of the NARFE Scholarship Program brochure (publication F-105).
To make a tax-deductible contribution to the NARFE-FEEA Scholarship Program, checks should be made payable to NARFE-FEEA Scholarship Fund and mailed to:
NARFE Scholarship Awards Program
3333 S. Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80227
To donate by credit card, call 800-323-4140 or click here.
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