WESTERN GOVERNORS UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AND THE U-S-O OF NORTH CAROLINA… HAVE COLLABORATED TO PROVIDE EIGHT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY MEMBERS. THE UNIVERSITY IS OFFERING THE ‘MILITARY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP’ TO ACTIVE DUTY MEMBERS… VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES. EACH RECIPIENT WILL RECEIVE A 2-THOUSAND– FIVE-HUNDRED-DOLLAR SCHOLARSHIP. “Instead of going through eight weeks, six week courses, you can go into a course and if you can demonstrate the competency by passing the assessments, you’re done with that course that day.” THE SCHOLARSHIPS ARE BASED ON ACADEMIC RECORDS AND READINESS FOR ONLINE STUDY. THOSE ACCEPTED HAVE THE OPTION TO CHOOSE FROM 60 DIFFERENT GRADUATE AND UNDERGRADUTE DEGREES. THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MAY 31ST.