Sentinels of Freedom provides 2-4 year, multi-faceted scholarships to severely wounded post 9/11 veterans who pursue higher education after transitioning from the military. The SOF program includes financial support for housing, mentoring for personal, academic and professional success, and employment networking upon completion of a degree.

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2015 Annual Sentinels Gala

Adam Bates

Adam Bates, a Maryland native served three years as a US Army Ranger before being injured in November 2009 in Afghanistan. His injuries include a double above knee amputation, crushed pelvis, colostomy and 3 skin graphs. After his own recovery, Adam returned to Walter Reed as a volunteer instructor helping host a bi-weekly Bilateral Above Knee Amputee Boot Camp.

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