Military Scholarships

The brave men and women of the Armed Forces sacrifice a lot for our nation. Many scholarship providers want to give back by offering scholarships open only to military service members, veterans, and their dependents. Below are scholarships for military service members, veterans, and military and veteran spouses and dependents.

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation Scholars Program
Sponsor: Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation
Amount: Up to $6,250
Closing Date: Monthly – all documents due to the program team by the 15th of each month
Description: Program is open to children – whether natural, by marriage or adoption – who have lost a parent in the line of military duty, during combat or peacetime. All branches (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, or Coast Guard) and all components (active, reserve and guard are covered).

Anthony Castelli Attorney’s Veteran’s College Scholarship
Sponsor: Anthony Castelli Attorney
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 29, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to current military veterans or honorably discharged veterans or parents, siblings, children or grandchildren of a current or honorably discharged veteran.

National Ranger Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: National Ranger Memorial Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must have chosen to dedicate themselves to the Ranger Creed or have a family members that have sacrificed to support all Rangers.

API Study Abroad and Intern Abroad Scholarships
Sponsor: API Study Abroad
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: June 10, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to API program participants. There are multiple scholarships with specific requirements – see website for details. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships specifically open to community college students, military veterans, non-traditional students, students with disabilities, minority students, LGBTQ students, STEM majors, and student athletes.

Van Sant’s Annual Veterans’ Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: Van Sant Law, LLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 15, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces with an honorable discharge. Applicant must submit an essay outlining their experience in the military and their educational goals.

KAS Scholarships
Sponsor: Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Korean students who will be a full-time student and classified as a high school sophomore, junior or senior, undergraduate, or graduate student. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. In addition to the general scholarships, there is a scholarship specifically for descendants of a Korean-War Veteran.

Military Award Program (MAP)
Sponsor: Imagine America Foundation
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to active duty, reservist, honorably discharged or retired veterans of the United States military who are enrolling into a participating college.

Military Scholarships
Sponsor: SR Education Group
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to veterans and active members of the U.S. military who are enrolled at a private or public educational institution, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree.

Military Spouse Scholarships
Sponsor: National Military Family Association
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Applicant must be a military spouse with a valid military ID to apply.

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