Education Archives - Women Veterans Alliance

September 11, 2017

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Monday, September 18, 2017 The U.S. Forest Service, Los Padres National Forest, is seeking highly motivated females interested in a career in firefighting to participate in our Women in Wildfire Basic Training Camp. This camp is geared toward providing a bridge for female and underrepresented groups to wildland firefighting careers which they may not have […]

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August 7, 2017

At the U.S. Naval Institute, the Naval History Essay Contest is now available that is sponsored by the William M. Wood Foundation. Any contributor like active duty military, reservists, veterans, government civilian personnel, civilians is eligible to apply for the contest. The U.S. Naval Institute provides an independent forum for those who dare to read, […]

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June 16, 2017

American River College added a truncated EMT class for Veterans. The course number to register for is EMT110, and the schedule is below.  To register students need to start at http://success.losrios.edu/, and the website for the Veteran Resource Center on campus is http://www.arc.losrios.edu/vrc. Here are the registration details: Schedule: Other Term, Aug 19-Sep 15 MTWThF    08:00AM-12:05PM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA […]

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June 5, 2017

Code Platoon, the nonprofit organization creator of the best-in-class 14-week Coding bootcamp exclusively for veterans, will sponsor a Full Scholarship for an extraordinary woman veteran, for the upcoming fall cohort. That cohort (Delta Platoon) is currently accepting applications through July 18th. What makes this effort special, is awarding this scholarship to a woman veteran, with […]

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March 20, 2017

Who:  National Guard Educational Foundation (NGEF) What:  Scholarships for eligible National Guard members and their children (please see attached informational documents for full details or http://www.ngef.org/get-involved/apply-for-the-drs-guardian-scholarship/ or http://www.ngef.org/the-van-hipp-heroes-scholarship-fund/ When:  Deadlines are 30 JUN 17 (Leonardo DRS Guardian Scholarship) and 1 JUL 17 (Van Hipp Heroes Scholarship) Where:  Educational institutions within the 50 United States, the […]

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February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017 For Immediate Release (Sacramento, CA) – California Capital Women Veterans ONE STOP California Capital Financial Development Corporation and its Women’s Business Center, in partnership with the Women Veterans Alliance have launched California Capital Women Veterans ONE STOP serving ALL military families. Open Monday through Friday, military families will have access to a […]

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February 14, 2017

Founded in 2008, the Tillman Scholars program supports our nation’s active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses by investing in their higher education. Since the program’s inception, the Foundation has named over 450 Tillman Scholars at more than 100 institutions nationwide. Applications to become a 2017 Tillman Scholar will close on March 1, 2017 at […]

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