ARRL is the national association for Amateur Radio in the US. Founded in 1914 by Hiram Percy Maxim as The American Radio Relay League, ARRL is a noncommercial organization of radio amateurs. ARRL numbers within its ranks the vast majority of active radio amateurs in the nation and has a proud history of achievement as the standard-bearer in amateur affairs. ARRL’s underpinnings as Amateur Radio’s witness, partner and forum are defined by five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.
Eligibility & Requirements
- Must be a resident of Georgia or Alabama.
- Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.
- Must be in school or taking classes involving electronics, communications, or related fields.
- Transcripts must cover your entire high school career to date and, if in college, must include all semesters for which grades have been awarded. If you are applying for graduate school assistance, high school transcripts are not necessary.
How to Apply
Applicants must also submit a PDF of their academic transcript for their most recently completed school year to firstname.lastname@example.org. A number of scholarships require additional documents, such as a letter of recommendation from a sitting Officer of an ARRL-affiliated club. These should also be submitted to email@example.com.
Some scholarships require additional documentation such as a letter of recommendation from a sitting Officer of an ARRL-affiliated club. You will not be considered for these scholarships unless you provide the required documents.
Some scholarships require attendance at specified schools or at schools within specified areas or states. Scholarships may also require enrollment within certain major fields of study. You will not be considered for these scholarships unless your application clearly provides the necessary qualifying information.
Scholarships are awarded for the academic year that will begin no earlier than May 31st following the application deadline.
Deadline & Annual
Applications for the 2022 ARRL Foundation Scholarship Program are expected to open on September 1, 2021. This is an annual scholarship.