The Army Scholarship Foundation is now able to accept secure online donations. To make a donation either online or by sending a check, please go here.
The Army Scholarship Foundation is no longer accepting applications for academic year 2015-2016. Applications for academic year 2016-2017 may be submitted in February 2016.
About the Army Scholarship Foundation
The Army Scholarship Foundation is a charitable, non-profit organization dedicated to providing college scholarships for undergraduate study to deserving children of current and former members of the U.S. Army, and to spouses of currently serving soldiers.
Founded in 2001 by a group of U.S. Army veterans, the Foundation is dedicated to assisting sons, daughters, and spouses of soldiers in achieving their educational dreams. It is staffed entirely by volunteers and keeps operating expenses extremely low so that 98% of donated funds go toward scholarships.
The Foundation is organized as a non-profit corporation under the laws of the State of Texas, and is a charitable organization exempt from federal income taxes under Article 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Under current IRS regulations, all contributions and donations made to the Army Scholarship Foundation are fully tax deductible.
The Foundation has no direct affiliation with any other civil, private, or military organization or with the U.S. Army.
About the Scholarships
The Army Scholarship Foundation awards one-year financial scholarships (not grants or loans) on an annual basis to qualified and deserving students. The amount of each award ranges from $500 to $2000 for undergraduate studies at accredited educational/technical institutions. Scholarship recipients may apply to renew their scholarships annually for a total of four years of higher education. Renewal is not automatic, but depends on academic performance and continued academic eligibility. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic record and participation in school and community activities.
Applicants must be sons or daughters of active duty, active duty Reserve, or active duty National Guard U.S. Army members in good standing, or be the spouse of an active duty enlisted soldier, or be sons or daughters of former U. S. Army members who have received an honorable discharge or medical discharge, or who were killed or died while serving in the U.S. Army.
Please see the scholarship page for more details.
See the most recent scholarship winners.
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