Nurse Candidate Program (NCP)

The Navy NCP program offers up to $34,000 to help offset the costs of nursing school. It includes an initial $10,000 grant plus a monthly stipend of $1,000 for up to 24 months while earning your degree. In return, selectees serve as a commissioned Navy Nurse Corps Officer after graduation.

Voice of Democracy Scholarship Program

U.S. high school students in grades nine through twelve who are 19 years of age or younger are eligible for this scholarship. To apply, the applicant must write an essay on the theme listed on the Veterans of Foreign Wars website and record the reading of that essay; submit both essay and CD/flash drive to be considered for this scholarship.