Ford Blue Oval Scholarship-Disabled American Veterans
US Service members
Ford Blue Oval Scholars Operation Education Military scholarship contest is open to high school students that are children of active U.S. service members (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior and Senior) and are residing in the Puget Sound
region (please see Who is Eligible to apply for complete list).
No purchase necessary. Participants must be legal residents of the United States. One entry per person. Employees of Ford Motor Company (sponsor), SME Education Foundation (administrator), their subsidiaries, affiliates, and immediate family members are not eligible for the contest. Void where prohibited.
Scholarships will be awarded to winners? educational institution when enrolled.
Proof of enrollment must be provided prior to winner?s 21st birthday. Scholarships are to be used to subsidize the costs of tuition, school books, fees, on-campus or off-campus housing, on-campus board, special tools and equipment required for coursework, school-approved tutoring, and any other required educational expenses that are unmet.
Dependent Child of active U.S. service members and are residing in the Puget Sound region
legal residents of the US
enrolled in 2 or 4-year degree program
Terms of Award:
Winners must be present to accept the award at the Ford Military Scholarship Reception at the Kitsap Conference Center.
Offer of Admission to College
There will be 43 scholarships awarded to the winning entries. The first place winner will receive a scholarship totaling $5,000 , second and third place winners will receive a scholarship totaling $2,500 each and the remaining 40 winners will receive a scholarship totaling $1,000 each
The scholarship will be paid directly to the college/university at which the winner is enrolled.
500 word typed Essay: What you have learned from having a family member in the service, and how this has impacted your goals and plans for the future?
Letter of recommendation from teacher
High School Transcript
Mailed to Kathleen Carter at SME Education Foundation ,
One SME Drive, P.O. Box 930, Dearborn, MI 48121.