Student Veterans of America Opens Registration for 8th Annual Conference
Washington, D.C. - Student Veterans of America (SVA), which provides military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education, opened registration for its 8th annual National Conference, scheduled to run January 7-10, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Early bird pricing is available through August 31, 2015. Attendees and media can register today
Together with corporate partners, SVA offers a number of scholarships throughout the academic year. Our Fall 2015 scholarships will open for applications on September 1st and close on November 2nd at 11:59pm. Click here to learn more about the opportunities currently available.
VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship
In 2014, Student Veterans of America (SVA) in partnership with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), launched the inaugural VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship. In early 2015, we welcomed 10 student veteran leaders to Washington, D.C. to meet face-to-face with U.S. legislators, advocating on behalf of the veterans' community. SVA and the VFW is currently seeking candidates to fill VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship positions.
2015 Institute hosted by General Dynamics at Gulfstream Aerospace!
The Leadership Institute is a cohort based, multi-day program where SVA brings a select group of emerging chapter leaders together for intensive, in-residence chapter leadership training. The curriculum teaches established chapter best practices and operational concepts designed to strengthen the core of SVA, the local chapter. Read more
Local Leadership Summits
SVA's Local Leadership Summits bring student veterans together to exchange chapter best practices and to explore campus-level concepts that can ease a veteran’s transition from the military to higher education and then to the workforce. These one-day events are hosted in multiple locations throughout the country to maximize student veteran participation. SVA has previously hosted Summits in Michigan, Illinois, Kentucky, California, Colorado, New York, Washington, DC, San Jose, Savannah, St. Louis, and Denver. Read More