2022 Scholarship Recipients

The Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force (CMSAF) Scholarship Fund

The Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force (CMSAF) Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships to active-duty and retired AFAD, AFRC and ANG enlisted members’ dependent children. In CY 2022, the CMSAFs Scholarship Committee Chaired by CMSAF #8 Sam Parish, selected 11 AFAD, ANG, and AFRC dependent children to receive scholarships totaling $17,000. 

These academic-excellence scholarships brought the 34-year CMSAF program’s cumulative total to 347 grants worth $499,500. Among the major contributors to this worthwhile program are the worldwide military conferences, the graduating classes of the Senior NCO Academy, other enlisted Professional Military Education organizations and groups where one of the former CMSAFs conducted speaking engagements around the world. 

The 2022 Chief Master Sergeants of the Air Force Scholarship Program awarded 11 totaling $17,000. 

The top scholarship – The CMSAF Paul W. Airey Memorial Scholarship goes to Charles Sams. He will attend  Lake Forest College.


  • $4,000 CMSAF Paul W. Airey Memorial Scholarship- Sponsored by USAA - Charles Sams
  • $2,500 CMSAF Spouses’ Academic Excellence Scholarship - Madison Morgan
  • $2,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Savannah Reynolds
  • $1,500 CMSAF Scholarship - Madeline Ahearn
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Lia Tanous
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Lyric Colby
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Andrew Guy
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Catherine Tomic
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Jordan Hazelman
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Anthony Mata 
  • $1,000 CMSAF Scholarship - Maya Roland

The Airmen Memorial Foundation (AMF) Scholarship Fund

The 2022 AMF Scholarship Program awarded 11 scholarships totaling $21,000. Without the support of the gracious donors and sponsors, the AMF would be unable to grant the number of scholarships provided to deserving recipients each year.

  • $5,000 Major General (Ret.) Alfred K. Flowers Academic Excellence Scholarship Sponsored by Air Force Aid Society  - Isabel Crabtree
  • $4,000 Clyde V. Prince Memorial Scholarship - Hala Anderson
  • $2,000 Richard Howard Scholarship - Allyson Gardner
  • $2,000 Julene Howard Memorial Scholarship - Alexis Lapp
  • $2,000 Sgt James R. Seal Memorial Scholarship - Kelsey Contreras
  • $1,000 USAA Scholarship Academic Excellence Scholarships to Air Force Applicants
    • Trinity Stradford
    • Ohana Wright
    • Maleea Gallaspy
  • $1,000 USAA Scholarship Academic Excellence Scholarships to Space Force Applicants
    • Austin Caldwell 
    • Hannah Boswell
    • Jerrell Mack