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Military Scholarships


Desert Institute

Spring 2019 Catalog

Oasis of Mara Rainbow

Oasis of Mara Rainbow | Photo by NPS/Evan Heck | Public Domain | Source

A Scholarship for Those That Have Served

Through a grant provided by the 29 Palms Officers' Spouses' Club, the Desert Institute offers a limited number of scholarships for our educational programs to active and retired Marines and their family members on the 29 Palms Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center. For more information and qualification requirements, contact the Desert Institute at (760) 367-5539(760) 367-5539 or desertinstitute@joshuatree.org.

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