External Scholarships - Military & Veteran Students

American Legion Legacy Scholarship
Who: Children of active duty military, National Guard, and reservists who died on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001
Amount: to be announced each year, up to $37,000
Due: April, 20 2017

ANCA Scholarship Program
Nursing students who are currently or have previously served in the US Army (including the National Guard and Reserve) and who are not receiving funding through the US Army (GI Bills), or those who have received an Honorable Discharge; or the parent, spouse, or child of a person who is currently or has previously served in the US Army
Amount: $3,000
Due: March 31, 2017

Anthony Castelli Attorney’s Veteran’s College Scholarship
Who: Current military veterans or family of current military veteran. Must be willing to write a 750 - 1000 word essay.
Amount: $500
Due: May 29th, 2017

AT&T Scholarships
Amounts: Varies
Due: July 31st, 2017

CIC Veterans Scholarship
Who: Veterans who have dealt with a disability and are willing to write a 500 word essay over what obstacles had to be overcome.
Amount: Varies
Due: Spring (June 1st)

Disney SVA Scholarship
Veterans pursuing a degree in a STEM program
Amount: $10,000 (3 available)
Due: Nov 4th, 2017

Donaldson D. Frizzell Scholarship
Who: Members and family members of US uniformed services
Amount: Varies
Due: April 7, 2017

Folds of Honor Scholarship
Who: children and spouses of those killed or disabled while in service
Amount: Up to $5,000
Due: Spring - Application period is Feb. 1 - Mar. 31, 2017.

Heroes Tribute Scholarship Programs
Who: Children of active duty or reserve Marine who was honorably discharged or killed while serving, or of active duty or reserve Navy Corpsman serving, or who served with an honorable discharge, or was killed while serving; some grandchildren may also be eligible
Amount: $6,000 or higher a year over 4 years
When: March 1st, 2017

Karman Healthcare
For students who have a mobility disability, the entry would be an essay or poem, the next deadline the theme is to create a presentation of how disability laws can be improved in the US.
When:  September 1st, 2017

Ramos Law Veterans Scholarship 
Who: Veteran, Current Service Member, Immediate Family Member, Honorable Discharge or Current Service 
Amount: $1,000.00 
Due: May 31st, 2017

Sports Clips Help a Hero Scholarship
Who: Retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or members of the National Guard or Reserve with a military rank of E-5 or below
Amount: up to $5,000
Due: April 30, 2017 and November 15th, 2017

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Auxiliary Continuing Education Scholarship
Amount:  $1,000
Due: Feb 15th,2017



Veterans Benefits Office at SNU

 Veterans Educational Transitions Success Center (VETS)
David Danner

Veterans Benefits Office
Sherri Eaton, Director SNU Veteran's Services