The Austin Amateur Radio Club (AARC) is proud to announce two levels of Scholarships available to students attending or high school seniors planning to attend college or university. All required criteria must be met, of course.
The Greenwood Scholarships are $5,000 scholarships open to any student who has held any level of Amateur Radio (Ham) license for one year or more. The application period is open from January 1, 2021 through March 1, 2021 for attendance during any future school period.
The Greenwood scholarships are open to any resident of the state of Texas, attending college anywhere, or a student at any Texas college or university. Additionally, any relative of an Austin Amateur Radio Club member is eligible attending school anywhere is eligible.
All applications must meet all other criteria as mentioned on the detailed requirements page using our application form only and must contain all requested information.
Attendees of online-only schools are not eligible.
The Copeland Scholarships are $3,000 and open to any Amateur Radio (Ham) license holder, regardless of duration held.
The Copeland Scholarships are open only to residents of Travis County or any of the six contiguous adjoining counties (Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Hays and Williamson). The application period is open from February 1, 2021 through March 1, 2021.
Both the Greenwood and Copeland scholarships may be applied for simultaneously.
Interested applicants are requested to read the Greenwood Scholarships and Copeland Scholarships detail pages carefully, as the requirements for each scholarship are similar, but not identical.
Note that stated scholarship amounts may vary from year to year depending on market conditions and scholarship committee criteria and decisions. All committee decisions are final.