A) High school graduate and child or grandchild of a current or former Naval Aviator, Naval Flight Officer,
B) Children / grandchildren of individuals who served onboard a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier....and
C) Accepted for undergraduate enrollment at an accredited college.
Applications are available on 15 December and due back at TEF headquarters by 1 March each year.
TEF awards over 100 scholarships annually ranging from $2,500 to $15,000 per year. A number of our TEF grants are awarded to students pursing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math) curriculum. All TEF grants assist Naval Aviation legacy undergraduate students obain a higher education.
As part of TEF's ongoing educational program, we send over 1,000 quarterly copies of the "The Hook" magazine to U.S. high schools, colleges, and NROTC/ NJROTC units.
TEF scholarships are only made possible by the continued generosity of our individual and organizational donors. All donations to TEF are fully deductible as charitable contributions.