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What better way to honor officials enlisted in the military than to assist their children in furthering their education? If you are child of a military service member, then you’re in luck. There are many scholarships for military children from military branch, federal and state government and even your college. Browse through our list of scholarships for military children to see what you are eligible for.

List of Scholarships for Military Children

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TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship

The TonaLaw Veteran’s Scholarship is available for U.S. students who have a history of military service.

Total: $1000

Awards: 2

Deadline: November 30, 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: 1

Deadline: November 30, 2020

Fallen Heroes Scholarship

This scholarship benefits dependent children of CG members (enlisted and commissioned officers) who lost their life in CG land, air, or sea operations. An eligible dependent may apply for this scholarship any time during the year. Successful applicants can expect awards ranging between $1,000 to $5,000.

Total: $25000

Awards: 5

Deadline: December 29, 2020

The Military Family Scholarship

The Military Family Scholarship is available to high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students who come from a military home, are currently serving, or who are military Veterans. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must submit an original essay about how the military has shaped and impacted their lives.

Total: $5000

Awards: 1

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Corvias Foundation Military Dependent Children Scholarship

The Corvias Foundation was created to help military-connected students, both the children and spouses of service members, reach their educational goals and dreams. They work to boost access to educational, internship, mentoring, and volunteer opportunities. Through the years, scholarships from $5,000 to $50,000 were awarded.

Total: $500000

Awards: 10

Deadline: February 12, 2021

North Carolina Scholarship for Children of War Time Veterans

This scholarship is available for undergraduate and graduate North Carolina students who are under 25 at time of application and plan to attend or are attending a North Carolina college. Students must have a veteran parent who is or was at time of death drawing pension for total and permanent disability as rated by the USDVA OR a veteran parent who is a deceased war veteran who was honorably discharged and who does not qualify for any other education assistance offered by NCDVA OR a veteran parent who served in a combat zone, or waters adjacent to a combact zone, and received a campaign badge or medal and who does not qualify for any other education assistance offered by NCDVA.

Total: $18000

Awards: 100

Deadline: February 14, 2021

MCSF Scholarship Program for Grandchildren of Marines

High school seniors and current undergraduate students whose grandparent served in certain units of the Marines during World War II are eligible for this scholarship. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and a household income of $82,000 or less.

Total: $2750

Awards: 818

Deadline: March 01, 2021

MCSF Scholarship Program for Children of Marines

High school seniors and current undergraduate students who are children of U.S. Marines or Navy Corpsmen who served with the Marines are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher, and a family income of $98,000 or less.

Total: $22750

Awards: 818

Deadline: March 03, 2021

Dolphin Scholarship Foundation Grants

Full time undergraduates and students pursuing trade/vocational certification are eligible to receive $13,600 for up to 8 semesters. Approximately 25-30 new scholarships are awarded each year. Selections are based on academics, commitment, excellence in school and community activities. Financial need can be also be a contributing factor.

Total: $408000

Awards: 30

Deadline: March 15, 2021

Navy Wives Clubs of America Dependent Child Scholarship

This award is for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who are dependents of an enlisted member or the Navy, Marines or Coast Guard on active duty, retired with pay, or deceased. The student must apply to an accredited post-secondary school, show financial need and have a valid Dependent I.D. Card.

Total: $3000

Awards: 30

Deadline: March 31, 2021

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