Scholarships for Children of Veterans

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Many scholarship awards come from the branch of the military in which the veteran served. As such, you may find unique scholarship opportunities from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force or Coast Guard. Scholarships for children of veterans come with criteria for eligibility. One aspect relates to your parent. Another, to you and your education. Some scholarships support minor dependents pursuing a specific undergrad major. While others (e.g. AMVETs) may be available to a more general pool of applicants who meet the criteria. With respect to your parent, you may need to be the son or daughter of one of these groups. • Regular active duty • Active duty Reserve • National Guard active duty • U.S. Army members in good standing • Former U.S. Army members who received an honorable or medical discharge • Your parent was killed while serving in the U.S. Army

ASF Undergraduate Scholarship

The ASF Undergraduate Scholarship is available to high school seniors, high school graduates, or registered as undergraduate students at an accredited college or post high school vocational/technical institution.

Total: $500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  April 15
2020

Nitro College Parent Scholarship

The Nitro College Parent Scholarship is available for parents of U.S. high school seniors and college freshmen. Click here to apply today!

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Starfleet Scholarships

STARFLEET is fan club for Star Trek fans. Divided into hundreds of local Chapters, each is named as a different starship or space station. Scholarships are awarded in amounts of up to $1,000 based on number of applicants and availability of funds.

Total: $1000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  June 15
2020

2020 Overcoming Adversity Scholarship

Must be a undergraduate or graduate or GED holder with a GPA of 3.0 and higher to be eligible. A detailed essay on how the applicant has encountered and overcame hardship is required.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1000
Deadline:  November 30
2020

Society of Daughters of the United States Army (DUSA Scholarship)

The Society of Daughters of the United States Army (DUSA Scholarship) is available to High school senior and college applicants who are planning to attend or are currently attending an accredited post-secondary institution in a degree program for the subsequent academic year.

Total: $1500 Awards:  10
Deadline:  March 31

LeverEdge $1,000 Scholarship

No eligibility requirements. All applicants are welcomed to apply!

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31