Military: all branches: spouses/children/veterans/reservists 1st Marine Division Association Scholarship Fund



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UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS OF EL PASO – MILITARY SCHOLARSHIPS



MILITARY: ALL BRANCHES: SPOUSES/CHILDREN/VETERANS/RESERVISTS

1st Marine Division Association Scholarship Fund

(Dependents of honorably discharged veterans)

  • Veterans must have been a part of the division

  • Undergraduate student

  • Full-time enrolled

  • http://1stmarinedivisionassociation.org/Scholarships.html



Army Chaplain Candidates Scholarship Partnership (CCSP)

Partnering graduate schools and seminaries that are listed below are now offering generous scholarships or tuition waivers to qualified students who enter the Army’s Chaplain Candidate program.



  • http://www.goarmy.com/chaplain/candidate-program/candidate-scholarship-program.html

  • How to Join: http://www.goarmy.com/chaplain/how-to-join.html



Army Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

The U.S. Army health-care team will pay 100 percent of your tuition for a graduate-level health-care degree at any accredited medical, dental, veterinary, psychology or optometry program in the United States or Puerto Rico. Qualifying medical and dental students are also eligible to receive a $20,000 sign-on bonus.



  • Deadline: Continuous

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Full-Time Student Status

  • http://www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html



Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarship

Whether you’re a high school student gearing up for college or already attending a college or university, Army ROTC has a scholarship for you. ROTC scholarships are awarded based on a student’s merit and grades, not financial need.



  • U.S. Citizen

  • Age 17-26

  • High School GPA: 2.5+

  • http://www.goarmy.com/rotc/high-school-students/four-year-scholarship.html



Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP)

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Be accepted at an accredited graduate institution in an appropriate Health Professions training program

  • http://www.airforce.com/pdf/hpsp_scholarship.pdf



Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund

(High School Senior/Undergraduate under the age of 26)

  • Must be a dependent of an active duty service member who has been killed or permanently disabled as a result of an operational mission or training accident or a POW or MIA

  • Further Questions: (800) 475-6620

  • www.freedomalliance.org/programs/scholarship-fund/

  • www.fascholarship.com



Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund

(Born after September 11, 2001 to the age of 24)

  • Dependent children, spouses and domestic partners of 9/11 victims

  • Financial Need

  • http://www.familiesoffreedom.org/

  • http://www.familiesoffreedom.org/apply.php



Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

(High School Students and Undergraduate)

  • Deadline: March of every year

  • Child of: Active duty, Veteran, Honorable discharge, Reserve, Marine, Navy Corpsman serving/served with Marine unit

  • 2.0+ GPA

  • Eligibility: http://www.mcsf.org/eligibility

  • Timeline: https://www.mcsf.org/apply/timeline/



Michael Baker Corporation Iraq Survivors Scholarship Fund

  • Be used solely and exclusively for the granting of partial or full college, university, or technical trade school undergraduate scholarships to children and surviving spouses of service men/women killed while serving their country in the US-Iraq War, declared in 2003.

  • GPA: 2.80+

  • Essay based

  • http://pittsburghfoundation.org/node/1669



Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) Scholarships and Grants

(Major: Open, First Undergraduate Degree)

  • Deadline: Varies by scholarship program

  • Children and Spouses of Active, Reserve, Veteran Military

  • Attending accredited college or university full-time

  • One online application for all scholarship, grans, and interest-free loans programs

  • http://www.moaa.org/main_simplelist.aspx?id=1172


Pat Tillman Foundation

(Active-duty service members, veterans, military spouses)

  • Application opens in February

  • Scholarship covers educational expenses, including tuition and fees, books and living stipend.

  • Open to veteran and active-duty service members who were honorably discharged of pre-and post-9/11 service from all branches of the military, including National Guard and Reserve and current spouses of veterans or active-duty service members, including surviving spouses pursuing a degree as a full-time student as an ungraduated, graduate or post-graduate at a public or private U.S.-based accredited university.

  • For eligibility, criteria, application, and renewability: http://pattillmanfoundation.org/apply-to-be-a-scholar/



Scholarship Programs of Fisher House Foundations (Major: Open)

  • Deadline: Varies by scholarship program

  • Available to military children, spouses, and heroes

  • http://www.militaryscholar.org/

Student Veterans of America (SVA) Scholarships


Together with corporate partners, SVA offers a number of scholarships throughout the academic year. Click the links below to learn more about the opportunities currently available:

Google-SVA Scholarship

http://www.studentveterans.org/component/content/article/9-program-services/283-2015-google-sva-scholarship.html


Raytheon-Patriot Scholarship

http://www.studentveterans.org/component/content/article/9-program-services/285-raytheon-patriot-scholarship.html


PNC Leading With Integrity Scholarship

http://www.studentveterans.org/component/content/article/9-program-services/70-pnc-sva_scholarship.html



Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program

(Students in Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) in Texas)

  • The student will need to be selected by a Texas Senator or Representative or the Lieutenant Governor or Governor. Students should contact their legislator for more information.

  • Once selected, the student will receive a Notice of Selection

  • The financial aid office will certify program eligibility to The Higher Education Coordinating Board. Because program eligibility requirements include that the student be enrolled in the institution and in the ROTC program at that institution, the financial aid office cannot provide their eligibility certification before those two criteria are met

  • Once The Higher Education Coordinating Board receives the institution's eligibility certification, the student will receive an email requesting them to logon at www.hhloans.com to complete their Texas Armed Services Scholarship application

  • http://www.hhloans.com/index.cfm?ObjectID=8FB593C7-EE1E-7872-00A8808886543AEE



U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship

  • For children and spouses (effective January 1, 2015) of military personnel who died in the line of duty since Sept. 11, 2001

  • Please contact the VA for further information: 1-888-GIBILL-1 (1-888-442-4551)

  • www.benefits.va.gov/GIBill/Fry_scholarship.asp


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