Scholarship Opportunities and Dates

In recent years, CAP has helped Virginia Wing members earn thousands of dollars worth of financial assistance to attend college, flight training, or other special activities. CAP provides multiple scholarship opportunities - most for cadets but some are applicable to senior members as well.

The 2017 scholarship application process has been realigned with college acceptance dates and NCSA summer program payment deadlines. Please pay close attention to the dates below:
  • 1 November to 31 December 2016 - applications accepted
  • 15 January 2017 - deadline for Unit Commanders to approve
  • 31 January 2017 - deadline for Wing Commanders to approve
CAP intends to announce scholarship awardees as follows:
  • Mid-February 2017 - USAF Academy Preparatory School recommendations
  • Mid-March 2017 -  remainder of the scholarship winners

Examples of Recent Scholarship Awards

$1,900 - VAWG Cadet

$1,000 - VAWG Senior Member

School Specific
$1,000 + In-State Tuition - VAWG Cadet (Texas A&M)
$20,000 - VAWG Cadet (Norwich University)


For more detail on CAP Scholarships, explore this page thoroughly (be sure to look at each of the links on the right side of the page).