The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) has announced the opening of its 2014 Scholarship Program. USGIF is dedicated to assisting promising students interested in geospatial sciences with scholarship awards to further the advancement of the geospatial intelligence tradecraft.
For more information download the 2014 Scholarship Program flyer.
Students studying geospatial intelligence or any related field are encouraged to submit their applications by the April 25, 2014 deadline. Graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students can download applications at http://usgif.org/education/scholarships. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on their academic and professional excellence in a field related to the geospatial intelligence tradecraft.
Last year the Foundation awarded $107,000 to 25 recipients and plans to award at least $100,000 for the 2014 program. High school recipients are awarded $2,000 per scholarship and all others are awarded $5,000 each. Since 2004, USGIF has awarded $584,000 in scholarship funding to promising students in the geospatial intelligence field.
For more information on USGIF visit http://usgif.org.