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The Tailhook Educational Foundation

2017 Scholarships

Sterling Gilliam III

CAPT HAROLD PRESTON “JEEP” STREEPER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Evelyn Streeper and Family

Sponsored by

Awarded To

Sterling Gilliam III

Alexandria, Virginia

Scholarship Description

Jeep enlisted in the Navy in 1942 after graduating from the College of Wooster in Wooster, Ohio. He was appointed an Aviation Cadet and received orders to report to flight training. Commissioned an ensign and designated a Naval Aviator, his Naval career spanned 27 years and 3 wars including World War II, Korea and Vietnam. He Commanded the USS Hancock (CVA-19), 1966 – 1967. Jeep was interested in education. His favorite quote was, “Education is the great leveler. I’m interested in young people, and, anything we can do to assist them makes the effort and contribution worthwhile.”

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9696 Business Park Ave. 

San Diego, CA 92131-1643

The Tailhook Association is a 501(c)(7) non-profit organization 

The Tailhook Educational Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation

CFC Campaign Number: 10251

TAX ID: 33-0487778 

Hours

Mon - Fri  8:00am - 5:00pm

Sat - Closed

Sun - Closed

 

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