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USAA Scholarship Foundation Scholarships



It is the sole purpose of the United States Achievement Academy Scholarship Foundation to help worthy students by cash scholarships that help cover the rising cost of tuition and expenses they will face when continuing their education. The Foundation seeks to enhance the intellectual and personal growth of students who demonstrate a genuine interest in learning. Following are the cash scholarships awarded by the USAA Scholarship Foundation.

400 Educational Cash Grants

The non-profit USAA Scholarship Foundation awards 400 national educational cash grants of up to $1,500 each year. All scholarship winners are determined by an independent selection committee. The committee is comprised of educators and former educators representing all levels of education.

The Dr. George A. Stevenes Founder's Award $10,000 Educational Cash Grant

In addition to the USAA educational cash grants, the USAA Scholarship Foundation has established a $10,000 cash grant to honor its founder, Dr. George A. Stevens, and his commitment to student recognition.  All USAA members are eligible to compete for this grant.

Scholarship Selection Criteria

• Academic excellence
• Scores on SAT or ACT test (if applicable)
• Honors/Awards
• Leadership activities/ Sport activities
• Special interests, hobbies, community service

Applying students should keep in mind that a well-organized application makes it easier for the Selection Committee to study your application. Also, USAA members must be nominated the school year they wish to apply for scholarships.