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Scholarships and Financial Assistance

Financial Assistance

Scholarships for All Branches

Scholarships Value Application Deadline
Hawkeye Community College Scholarships Varies March 1 and October 1
AFCEA Educational Foundation and Chapter Scholarships Varies
American Legion Auxiliary Non-Traditional Student Scholarships $2,000 March 1
AMVETS Scholarships Varies April 30 and August 31
Ankin Law Office Scholarship for Disabled Veterans $1,000 July 1, 2018
Ankin Law Office Scholarship for Military Veterans $1,000 July 1, 2018
Army Emergency Relief Scholarship Varies
Council of College and Military Educators (CCME) Scholarships $1,000 November 1
Chicago Injury Center Scholarships for Disabled US Veterans $250–$1,000 June 1
David Crowe Memorial Veteran Scholarship $500 October 1
Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship Program Varies
Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant Varies July 1
Scholarship Programs of Fisher House Foundation Varies Veteran Scholarships Varies
Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship program $5,000 November 15 and April 30
Student Veterans of America Scholarships Varies November
ThanksUSA Scholarship Program Varies May 15
Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship up to $5,000 November 15 and April 30

Scholarship Search Websites

Branch Specific Scholarships

Army / National Guard Scholarships Value Application Deadline
82nd Airborne Division Association Education Fund Varies November 1
Iowa National Guard Education Varies July 1 and December 1
Peterson's USAA Scholarship $1,000 May 15
VII Corps Desert Storm Veterans Association Scholarship $1,000–$5,000 January 15
Marines Value Application Deadline
Women Marines Association Scholarship Program $1,500–$3,000 February 28
Force Recon Association Scholarships [pdf] Varies July 1
David Crowe Memorial Veteran Scholarship $500 October 1
Navy Value Application Deadline
Tailhook Educational Foundation Scholarships Varies March 15
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