Coast Guard Vietnam Art Project - Your help is needed.

Dear USCG Vietnam Veterans,


As you are no doubt aware, the 50th Anniversary of the US Coast Guard’s participation in the Vietnam War is fast approaching. Reflecting the Coast Guard’s service in Vietnam from 1965 through 1973, this commemoration is envisioned to be ongoing between 2015 and 2023 and is intended to be part of a larger outreach project which simultaneously acknowledges USCG Vietnam Veterans for their service and sacrifice while educating the public on the US Coast Guard’s important role in the war.


Coast Guard Combat Veterans Scholarship Award.

The Philips Van Campen Taylor Scholarship Award, sponsored by the Coast Guard Combat Veterans Association, provides one (1) two thousand dollar ($2000.00) scholarship award each year for academic excellance in the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM).

The applcant must be 17-19 years of age, possess a 3.9 GPA (4.0 scale) and have a blood relative who is an current member (in good standing) of the Coast Guard Combat Associations Association.  The applicant must also be pursuing a 4-year or greater degree in the academic Sciences, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).  This scholoarship is needs based. The applicant must show a financial need.