AMVETS Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,000 to $12,000
  • Deadline: May 1

American Veterans offers a variety of scholarships for active-duty members, guard and reserve members, veterans, and their children and grandchildren. Applicant must show financial need. Fleet Reserve Association Scholarships

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: April 15

Now accepting applications for the 2018 year, FRA Education Foundation offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for Navy, Marine, and Coast Guard service members and their families. FRA Association membership is not required for some scholarships. Kathern F. Gruber Scholarship

  • Amount: $2,000
  • Deadline: April 21

This merit-based scholarship is open to dependent children, grandchildren, and spouses of blinded active duty service members or veterans. Sponsored by the Blinded Veterans Association.PNC Serving With Integrity Scholarship

  • Amount: $10,000
  • Deadline: November 4

Open to those honorably discharged from active duty or currently serving in the National Guard or Reserve pursuing a degree in finance, business administration, or related field. Sponsored by PNC Bank and the Student Veterans of America. Sports Clips Help a Hero Scholarship

  • Amount: Up to $5,000
  • Deadline: April 30 (fall semester), November 15 (spring semester)

Applicant must be retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or member of the National Guard or Reserve with the military rank of E-5 or below. Sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Tillman Scholars Program

  • Amount: Varies ($10,000 average per academic year)
  • Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be active duty military, veteran, or spouse pursuing a degree as a full-time student at a public or private U.S.-based school. Woman Marines Association (WMA) Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,500 to $3,000
  • Deadline: February 28

WMA offers a variety of scholarships to current or veteran members of the USMC or Reserve, or their descendants, siblings, or descendants of siblings. Students who have participated in a Marine Corps JROTC program are also eligible. Grants can be used at any accredited college.506th Association Scholarships

  • Amount: $1,000
  • Deadline: April 30

Several scholarships are available to those who have served in the 506th Infantry and their families (including parents, grandparents, spouses, and siblings). Awards based on academic excellence, financial need, and quality of the academic institution.