Outside Scholarships for Veterans

Raytheon– SVA

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=16
  • Description: Student Veterans of America and Raytheon have partnered to provide five $10,000 scholarships to student veterans pursuing engineering degrees or a degree in a closely-related field
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Google-SVA

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=129
  • Description: Scholarships in the amount of $10,000 each will be awarded to student veterans pursuing a degree in the field of computer science
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

NBC Universal– SVA

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=445
  • Description: Eligible student veterans must meet the minimum criteria outlined below: In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelors, or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution of higher education for the 2016/2017 academic year
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

PNC– SVA

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=126
  • Description: Student Veterans of America is proud to partner with PNC Bank to award two $10,000 scholarships to student veterans in finance, business administration, or related fields that define “Serving With Integrity.”
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

The Walt Disney Company STEM Scholarship

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=287
  • Description: Student Veterans of America, Heroes Work Here will award two (2) scholarships of $10,000 each to student veterans pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM).
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Eli Lilly and Company Student Veterans Scholarship

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=605
  • Description: Student Veterans of America and Eli Lilly and Company have partnered to provide a scholarship to veterans pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited four-year college or university.
  • Deadline: Fall Semster
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

LMI Student Veterans Scholarship

  • Website: http://studentveterans.org/programs/scholarships?layout=edit&id=609
  • Description: LMI chose to partner with Student Veterans of America to award five (5) $10,000 scholarships to student veterans.
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

 

Outside Scholarships for Dependent & Spouses of a Veteran

 

AER -James Ursano

  • Website: https://www.aerhq.org/Apply-for-Scholarship/Dependent-Children
  • Description: The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program offers scholarships based solely on financial need as evidenced by
    information submitted on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

AFSA Scholarship Program

  • Website: http://www.hqafsa.org/scholarships.html
  • Description: Air Force Dependent children pursuing undergraduate degrees. Sponsors must be enlisted members currently serving (Active, Air National Guard or Reserve), Retired, or a Veteran of the Air Force.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

American Legion Legacy Scholarship

  • Website: (http://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy)
  • Description: Child/children or legally adopted child/children or the child of a spouse by prior marriage or dependent child as defined by the United States Armed Services of active duty United States military and National Guard and military reservists, who were federalized and received an injury while on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001 leading to a Department of Veteran Affairs disability rating of 50 percent or higher or died on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

American Patriot Scholarship

  • Website: (https://www.moaa.org/loans/#Scholarships-and-Grants)
  • Description: Students (under age 24) who are children of an active-duty, reserve, or National Guard parent who died on active service or children of severely wounded (as defined as Traumatic SGLI) are eligible to apply.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

AMVETS Schoalrship

  • Website: (http://www.amvets.org/amvets-in-action/scholarships/)
  • Description: All scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic promise, and merit. The scholarships are intended to provide financial assistance for veterans, service members, and families that have exhausted government aid, or who might not otherwise have the financial means to further their education.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Anchor Scholarship Foundation

  • Website: (http://www.anchorscholarship.com/)
  • Description: The Anchor Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to eligible family members (children and spouses) of active duty, retired or honorably discharged Surface Navy personnel.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Coast Guard Foundation

  • Website: (http://www.coastguardfoundation.org/how/scholarships)
  • Description: Students applying to an accredited college or technical school or currently enrolled full-time may apply if working towards their first undergraduate degree program, are listed in Coast Guard DEERS, and are under the age of 23 when applying.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Renewable

Commander William S. Stuhr Scholarship

  • Website: (stuhrstudents@earthlink.net)
  • Description: Information on financial assistance to the children of active-duty or retired military personnel who served for a minimum of 20 years.

EOD Warrior Foundation

  • Website: (http://www.eodwarriorfoundation.org/scholarship)
  • Description: Applicants must be the child, stepchild, spouse, or grandchild, or other DoD recognized dependent of a graduate of NAVSCOLEOD.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Fleet Reserve Association

  • Website: (https://www.fra.org/fra/Web/Events_and_Programs/Fra_Education_Foundation_Scholarships/Web/Content/FRA_Education_Foundation.aspx?hkey=fe5fe4c8-48b6-4003-be7b-5f3f317c6600)
  • Description: FRA Education Foundation Scholarships if you are affiliated with the USN, USMC or USCG through your own service or that of your spouse, parent, grandparent or great-grandparent. FRA members in good standing, their spouses, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren are eligible for a wider range of FRA Member Scholarships. Scholarship recipients must be U.S. citizens and be full-time students at an accredited college and university in the United States.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Renewable

Freedom Alliance Scholarship

  • Website: (http://www.fascholarship.com/apply/)
  • Description: The mission of the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund is two-fold. First, it helps offset the high cost of a college education for the sons and daughters of American heroes. Second, it is a reminder to the recipient that their parents' sacrifice will never be forgotten by a grateful nation
  • Deadline: Varies
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Fort Campbell Spouses' Club

  • Website: (http://www.fortcampbellspousesclub.com/scholarships.html)
  • Description: The Fort Campbell Spouses' Club awards scholarships to dependent children and spouses of active-duty, retired or deceased military personnel of all ranks. One of the applicant’s parents or the applicant must be a Fort Campbell Spouses' Club member at full membership price.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

  • Website: (https://www.mcsf.org/apply/eligibility)
  • Renewable: Renewable
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Description: Since 1962, the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation has been Honoring Marines by Educating Their Children. The Nation's oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military children, the Scholarship Foundation pays particular attention to those students whose parent has been killed or wounded in combat or has demonstrated financial need.

Navy League Foundation

  • Website: (http://navyleague.org/scholarship/application.html)
  • Description: The Navy League Foundation awards scholarships to high school seniors who will attend college in the fall. Navy League Foundation Scholarships are available only to children and grandchildren of former members of the Sea Services and those currently serving as well as members of the Naval Sea Cadet Corps.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Renewable

Pro Vets Memorial Scholarships

  • Website: (http://www.provets.org/scholarships.htm)
  • Description: First- Time Freshman who meet the following criteria: 3.5 GPA and 26 ACT
  • Deadline: Fall Semester
  • Renewable: Renewable

Tulsa Community Foundation

  • Website: (https://www.foldsofhonor.org/scholarships)
  • Description: Applicants must either have proof of school enrollment or proof of application to institution of higher education. Service member (of any branch; active duty or reserves) must be one of the following: KIA, killed in the line of duty, or suffered the loss of a limb; military veteran (of any branch) who died of any cause while on active duty or after being classified as having a service-connected disability; or a military veteran (of any branch) who has a 10% or higher service-connected disability, rated by the Veteran’s Administration.
  • Deadline: Spring Semester
  • Renewable: Must apply every year