Applicants must be
- U.S. citizen
- currently enrolled and attending either a two-year or four-year accredited college or university in the United States
- an undergraduate student enrolled at the time of application
- enrolled part time or full time in an eligible degree program
An overall 3.0 GPA is required.
Candidates must be majoring in the following or C4I-related fields
related to the mission of AFCEA:
Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource, Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations, Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence, and Telecommunications Engineering
PLEASE NOTE: At least two letters of recommendation will be required from field-of-study professors. If that is not possible, we will accept recommendations from commanding officers/employers in the related field of study.
Instructions on electronic submission of the recommendation letters will be provided to the endorsers as part of the on-line application process. Letters will be addressed to:
Vince Patton, Ed.D.
MCPOCG, USCG (Ret.)
AFCEA Educational Foundation
4400 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA 22033
An official transcript reflecting all college-level study will also be required. All items must arrive by the deadline date - electronic submissions in pdf format preferred.
If electronic submission is not possible, please send official document to the AFCEA address listed above.
If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, please contact the Educational Foundation via the email below.