Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grants

Award Amount

Awarded By

U.S. Department of Education Office of Federal Student Aid

Award Amount

The maximum Service Grant amount is equal to the maximum Pell Grant for a given award year, the current maximum award is up to $5,550 per academic year. Awards may not exceed the student’s cost of attendance and are prorated for part-time enrollment. Awards are not automatically renewable, eligible students may reapply each year.


Approximately fewer than 1,000 awards are expected to be disbursed.

Deadline Info

The U.S. Department of Education makes grant funds available to students whose parent or guardian died as a result of military service in Iraq or Afghanistan after the events of 9/11. To apply, eligib ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.