Military Scholarships

AMVETS National Scholarship Program

  • Eligibility: Students must have proof of active duty or verteran status having served honorably, must have high school diploma or GED, demonstrate financial need, etc. Please see the source for more details.
  • Award: $1,000 up to four years
  • Source: http://www.amvets.org/amvets-in-action/scholarships/

Army Women's Foundation Legacy Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Students must be a woman who has served or is serving honorably in the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve, Army National Guard or the child of a woman who served honorably in the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve or Army National Guard.
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
  • Source: http://www.awfdn.org/scholarships.shtml

Military Order of the Puple Heart Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Students must be a Purple Heart recipient or their spouse, children, or grandchildren. They must also be a full time student.
  • Award: Varies
  • Source: http://www.purpleheart.org/Scholarships/

Sport Clips Help a Hero Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Students must be retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve. They must also be separated with or currently hold a military rank of E-5 or below and demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Please see source for additional details.
  • Award: $5,000
  • Source: https://www.vfw.org/assistance/student-veterans-support

War Veterans Scholarship

  • Eligibility: Students must be on active duty in the uniformed military services or honorably discharged veterans of the Enduring Freedom - Afghanistan or Iraqi Freedom Operations (2004 - present), and they must be currently enrolled and attending classes in an eligible STEM major degree program. Please see source for additional details.
  • Award: $2,500
  • Source: http://www.afcea.org/site/?q=foundation/scholarships/war-veterans