Four scholarship programs exist for students meeting the eligibility requirements, one of which is being a descendant of an honorably discharged or deceased veteran. Scholarships range between $500 - $5,000, and deadlines range from March 1 – March 15.
This organization awards two scholarships of a least $500 per year. Students who are members of AMVETS (is serving or has served in the American Armed Forces) or the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, or are the child, spouse, or grandchild of a member are eligible. The Career Scholarship is available to students enrolled in programs that do not lead to a bachelor’s degree. Applications are due May 24.
The Air Force offers scholarships for healthcare professionals:
- 1-2 year scholarships for allied health specialties
- 2-3 year scholarships for nurse corps specialties
- 3-4 year scholarships for medical corps and dental corps