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Association of Old Crows Educational Foundation

Scholarship Application

Overview and Instructions

Congratulations to the 2017 Scholarship Awardees!

  • Mr. Kavion Assani - Wright State University
  • Mr. Charles Harris - Mercer University

About the Scholarship

The Association of Old Crows (AOC) Educational Foundation (AEF) will be providing two scholarships to college students studying in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).  These scholarships are funded by a $25,000 donation from the Raytheon Corporation.  Two scholarships in the amount of $12,500 each will be awarded in May 2017.

About the AOC Educational Foundation

The scholarship program is administered by the AOC Educational Foundation, a 501(c)3 education foundation.  For more information on the AOC, its leadership and activities, as well as the educational foundation, please visit

What criteria is used to select the scholarship winners?

Selection of the applicants shall be based on:

  • Academic excellence in STEM area of study
  • Interest and potential future contribution to national defense. (Based on the student essay)
  • If you have any questions or need additional information regarding the application process, please do not hesitate to contact:

Richard Wittstruck

Chair, Scholarship Committee

AOC Education Foundation

Who selects the scholarship winners?

Students are selected by an independent organization.  The selection shall be made by unbiased, independent group not affiliated with the Educational Foundation or the AOC.  The selected student names, degree program, expected graduation year, essay and nominations (if any) will be presented to the AEF Scholarship Committee for routine confirmation of the selection process. No financial information is requested.