SMA LEON VAN AUTREVE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Sergeant Major of the Army Leon Van Autreve Scholarship Fund is to provide educational support to Soldiers and family members who have dedicated themselves to service to the Nation by pursuing self-improvement.
The SMA Leon Van Autreve Scholarship Fund will honor the memory of SMA Leon Van Autreve (the fourth SMA). This scholarship will showcase recipients that share SMA Van Autreve’s vision of an Army and Army Family of highly motivated and educated professionals. SMA Van Autreve served in WWII and in Vietnam. He held every leadership position culminating his career as the fourth Sergeant Major of the Army. His war time experience combined with his senior leader positions, he saw increasing the standards of the noncommissioned officer corps as a high priority. To increase professional standards and military education, Van Autreve was instrumental in establishing the Noncommissioned Officer Education System.
Please note the submission deadline of 11 Nov, 2017.
Application form: The SMA Leon Van Autreve Scholarship Application Form