Lt. Colonel AJ Pack Veterans Scholarship

Lt. Colonel AJ Pack Veterans Scholarship

Anthony J. Pack proudly served for 22 years in the U.S. Marine Corps in posts throughout the United States, Japan, Southeast Asia and the Middle East, retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel in 1990. Lieutenant Colonel AJ Pack retired in 2010 after 21 years of service as the CEO of the Eastern Municipal Water District where he led over 680 employees. In recognition of his father’s service to our nation, Joshua Pack, a 1997 alumnus of Cal State San Marcos, established the Lieutenant Colonel AJ Pack Veterans Scholarship.

The Pack family is committed to helping veterans and supports numerous veterans’ programs.

Joshua Pack is a former member of the CSUSM Foundation Board. Lt. Col. Pack currently serves on the CSUSM Foundation Board.


The Lt.Col. AJ Pack Veterans Scholarship is awarded to students who have served or are currently serving in the US Armed Forces (any branch).