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Deadline:  Applicants will be accepted between October 1, 2016 and January 31, 2017.

Eligibility: Each year the ARRL Foundation awards more than 80 scholarships to young FCC-licensed radio amateurs who exhibit strong academic performance as well as dedicated community service and active Amateur Radio involvement. Program includes awards funded through private individuals and Amateur Radio organizations to encourage radio amateurs to pursue their educational goals.

Eligibility requirements vary. A full and recent transcript is required of all applicants. Interested and qualified students are urged to go to the ARRL Foundation website and determine which of the awards they may qualify for. One application is required to apply for multiple scholarships.

Award: $500 to $5,000.

Contact: Application instructions and forms are only available online at