America's Service Heroes Scholarship

Internal scholarship offered by Saint Martin's University

Eligible students

  • Scholarship awards from the fund should be made to undergraduate, matriculated students enrolled in Saint Martin’s-JBLM programs who are making satisfactory progress toward a baccalaureate degree and who are in priority order
  • Members of the Wounded Warrior Project/ Warrior Transition Battalion
  • Active duty military personnel or members of the Military Reserve or National Guard (even if not on active duty), or family members of people in one of the above categories
  • In addition, recipients must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA
  • Recipients should exhibit the special characteristics that are a part of the Saint Martin’s mission and that make Saint Martin’s-JBLM a special community of learners.
  • Recipients discharged from their service component during the term of this scholarship must have been discharged under honorable conditions

Brief description

In the spirit of Saint Martin's commitment to service and community, Saint Martin's-JBLM is pleased to award a number of scholarships each year. America's Credit Union (ACU) and Major (Retired) Richard B. (Doc) Hecker created this scholarship to assist military service members and their families who are pursuing bachelor's degrees at the University. Recipients are selected on the bases of merit, service, and the quality of the written application.

Deadline for application

July 1


McChord Air Force Base: Mercedes Garrido

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