AUSA ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: The Rock Island Arsenal Association of the United States Army (AUSA) announces the annual Scholarship program for 2015 – 2016 school year. Eligible applicants must reside in the RIA AUSA geographical footprint covering eastern Iowa and western Illinois identified in the application, and be associated with the military as a current military member, veteran, family member or DOD civilian. Applicants can download the linked application below and return it completed NO LATER THAN 1 May 2015 to the mailing address listed in the application package.  All applicants will be notified by e-mail by 1 June 2015.  Scholarship funds will be presented to the student prior to the fall semester. The awarded funds will be in the form of a check issued to the student’s college, university, or technical school. Recipients of the Chapter Scholarships and their guests will be honored at an AUSA General Membership meeting prior to the upcoming school year. The funds must be used during the 2015-2016 school year. Questions can be directed to the RIA AUSA chapter representative Tim Considine, at considinet@aol.com or by calling 512-565-4089.  The application form is available here:  RIA AUSA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION 2015 FINAL