The Army Staff Sgt. Richard S. Eaton Jr. Scholarship provides $1000 in honor of Staff Sgt. Richard Eaton a United States Army Counterintelligence Special Agent and Bronze Star recipient who died in Ar Ramadi Iraq on August 12 2003. Recipients must be pursuing scholastic study in fields related to alliance building counterintelligence cultural understanding and national security studies.
Staff Sgt. Richard Eaton was awarded the Bronze Star for his service during Operation Iraqi Freedom. In addition to numerous other medals and citations Staff Sgt Eaton received the Thomas G. Knowlton Award from the Military Intelligence Corps Association which recognizes those individuals who have significantly contributed to the promotion of Army Intelligence. For more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.