University of Phoenix and an advocate for veteran’s education, AMVETS are highly dedicated towards aiding the military of America to stand out amongst the job seekers in the aggressive employment market and pursue their civilian career again.
In a bid to support this commitment, both the institutions have collaborated to award around 20 full-tuition scholarships. These are offered to the most deserving active-duty service members, their eligible family members and veterans so as to help them pursue any Master’s or Undergraduate degree from University of Phoenix.
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Since 2007, AMVETS and University of Phoenix has been awarding such scholarship programs in collaboration and has set a benchmark by providing over 345 scholarships to appreciate and praise the sacrifice and dedication of the individuals towards the nation and also to support them to pursue their civilian career.
Larry Via, National Commander of AMVETS said, “We must do all we can to help all veterans, particularly our post-9/11 veterans, attain their educational goals as they strive to make a successful reintegration back into the civilian world. And we are so very grateful for our long standing education partnership with University of Phoenix and extremely proud to announce the new scholarships available and this commitment will truly change the lives of those selected”.
The statement confirms that, AMVETS and University of Phoenix has a great responsibility towards the women and servicemen who have scarified their lives for nation and continue to fight for the freedoms of residents. With the scholarship program both the institutions want to demonstrate their concerns to prepare them for a career as they transit from military to civilian life.
University of Phoenix and AMVETS share the common vision to help and support the active service members of America, their families and veterans to access the education required for advancement in career and to improve their professional skills to pursue career goals.
It has been announced by the officials that applications for University of Phoenix AMVETS Scholarship 2015 is now open and the deadline set for accepting the applications is 8th September 2015.
The names of the awardees will be announced on 11th November 2015, which is celebrated as Veterans Day.
For further details and information about the scholarship program you may visit the official website of University of Phoenix AMVETS Scholarship. Information like terms and conditions, eligibility requirements and how to apply can be found on this site.
The leading veteran’s service organization of America with 250,000 members, AMVETS has a proven track record for supporting active military and veterans in securing their earned entitlements, community service and legislative reform that truly improve the quality of life of the veterans and citizens. Known for sponsoring variety of programs to serve the country and its citizens, AMVETS is the largest and renowned congressionally chartered veteran’s service organization since its conception in the year 1944 and it comprises members from all the divisions of defense or military.
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University of Phoenix is globally acclaimed for its creative approaches to support the working professionals to move effectively from education to careers in the highly competitive world. Its interactive learning procedures, engaging and relevant programs and flexible schedules enable the students to pursue their personal aspirations and career, while balancing lives efficiently. The university serves the needs of students from different background and offers variety of Master’s, Undergraduate and Doctoral degree programs in different subjects.