Tuition Assistance Program


Our foundation values the importance of academics and want to offer our sworn and civilian members an opportunity to further their education through our tuition assistance program.

The following requirements must be met by each applicant for eligibility purposes:

  • Must have completed ARFD employment probationary period;
  • Not under any disciplinary probation of suspension at application
    submission or dispersion of funds;
  • Member agrees to 2 years continuous employment following dispersion of assistance, otherwise must reimburse AFRF for all tuition assistance;
  • Employee is working toward a degree from a university regionally accredited through the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

For more information, contact Shirley Anne Smith at or call 404.538.7112.