Michael Shires


“It’s a huge privilege to be able to represent the Submarine Force, and the USS Indiana. The scholarship will reduce my financial burden while pursuing courses and being full time Active Duty, keeping me inspired to pursue educational goals.”

Selected: 2022, 2023
College: Pennsylvania State University
Year: Junior
Major: Software Engineering
Academic & Extracurricular Highlights:
• Achieved 3.91 GPA as a full time student and Active Duty sailor
• Trainer for incoming staff instructors at NPTU in the Sea-Returnee Off-Crew (SROC) office
Scholarship: USS Indiana (SSN 789) Diane Donald Scholarship