U.S. Naval Cryptologic Veterans Association

U.S. NCVA Scholarships

Each year, the U.S. Naval Cryptologic Veterans Association offers scholarships to students sponsored by Association members. Scholarship amounts, qualification requirements, and procedures are published each year in the annual Scholarship Application.

2021 Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the U.S. NCVA Scholarship Awards for 2021:

Recipient Scholarship Amount
Jolie Miller $3,000.00
William Landauer $2,500.00
Reese Wargo $2,000.00

2020 Scholarships

The U.S. NCVA Scholarship program was, unfortunately, suspended in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

2019 Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the U.S. NCVA Scholarship Awards for 2019:

Recipient Scholarship Amount
Coryle Roberts $3,000.00
Shelby Moore $2,500.00
Mikayla Moore $2,000.00

2018 Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the U.S. NCVA Scholarship Awards for 2018:

Recipient Scholarship Amount
Shelby Moore $3,000.00
Coryle Roberts $2,500.00
Sophia Switzer $2,000.00

2017 Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the U.S. NCVA Scholarship Awards for 2017:

Recipient Scholarship Amount
Sylvie L. Sorese $2,500.00
Joseph Sullivan $2,000.00
Garrett Horning $1,500.00

2016 Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the U.S. NCVA Scholarship Awards for 2016:

Recipient Scholarship Amount
Ryan Maki $2,500.00
Kendra Mai $2,000.00
Jesse Reyes $1,500.00

Application Procedures

Download and complete the Scholarship Application and send it to:

  • Bill Hickey
  • Executive Director U.S. NCVA
  • 156 Barcelona Drive
  • Boulder, Colorado 80303-4938

Mailed applications MUST arrive at the address above not later than the 30th of June of the application year to be considered.

  • You may elect to submit your application via email.
    • If you do so, your submission MUST be time-tagged NOT LATER than 12:00 P.M. (Mountain Time) on 30 June of the application year.
    • Scan all documents (minimum 300 dpi resolution) as PDFs and email them to the Scholarship Manager.
  • Your submission will be acknowledged via email and you will be advised if there are any elements missing or illegible.

NOTE: Incomplete applications submitted AT the deadline (regardless of delivery method) will not be considered.

Eligibility

  1. A U.S. NCVA member in good standing for the application year must sponsor applicants.
    • The application must be submitted via the U.S. NCVA member.
    • Applicants need not be related to the sponsor.
    • A brief sponsorship letter must be included with the application containing the sponsor’s and applicant’s contact information  ( email address or phone number).
  2. Applicants may be a high school graduate for the application year, currently enrolled in college, or have attended college.
  3. Applicants must:
    • Submit a transcript from their school.
    • Plan to enroll in an institution of higher learning.
    • Have a financial need.
    • Attach a copy of their acceptance letter if already accepted at an institution of higher learning.
    • Submit a brief written statement—not exceeding one single-spaced, typewritten page—including:
      • Current and future educational goals.
      • Special circumstances to be considered.
      • The nature of the financial need.
  4. A letter of recommendation from a teacher or professor will be considered and is highly recommended.
  5. Students may apply in consecutive years.
    • Each year will be evaluated separately.
    • There is no guarantee the scholarship will be renewed.
  6. Email addresses and contact information must be valid through the 15th of August of the application year.