Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2017

Our focus is on providing current and former special operations professionals, from all branches of the government, the means necessary to transition and succeed in civilian life.  We are also enabling the children and families of these soldiers the ability to mature and grow through recreation. We employ the following tools to achieve our goals:

  • Scholarships for current or former Special Operation Professionals and their children used for traditional education
  • Scholarships for current or former Special Operations Professionals used for vocational and non-traditional training
  • Subsidies and grants for the children of Special Operations Professionals to attend camps that build leadership
  • Gifts for the families of Special Operations Professionals and Foreign Service Officers, where a loss or life-changing debilitating injury has been suffered, to be used for recreation as a way of supporting the family unit through positive outdoor activities

For application visit: http://scholarsfirst.org/clients/glendoherty#apply

For more information, please email: info@glendohertyfoundation.org.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 716
Marblehead, MA  01945

Website: http://www.GlenDohertyFoundation.org

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Hill & Ponton Veterans’ Scholarship

Hill & Ponton Law Firm has created a scholarship for veterans of the US Armed Forces.

The firm awards:

  • Four $1,000 scholarships
  • Two scholarships will be awarded in the fall, two in the spring
  • Application Deadlines: May 1st and November 1st
  • Awards will be announced June 15th and December 15th

Visit for more information and to apply: http://www.hillandponton.com/veterans-scholarship/

Deadlines: May 1 & November 1

Virginia Army National Guard

Wanted! Medical Students

Virginia Army National Guard
RECEIVE $2122.00 PER MONTH STIPEND

Eligible Specialties:

Emergency Physicians, Family Practice, Internal
Medicine, General Surgery, Preventive Medicine, OB/GYN,
Pediatrics and more…

  • Federal and State Tuition Assistance (up to $10,500 per year)
  • Monthly Weekend Drill Pay begins at $438.00 Per Month
  • Direct appointment as a Commissioned Officer
  •  No Basic Training
  • Flexible Training Policy
  • Non-contributory retirement plan (after 20 years of service)

NON DEPLOYABLE WHILE IN MEDICAL SCHOOL

Call MAJ Steve Sloan or SFC Kiwania Harris
Virginia Army National Guard
Medical Department Strength Managers
(804) 279-3785 or (804) 743-2240
email: steven.l.sloan@us.army.mil

Korean War Veteran’s Children’s Scholarship

Requirements:

  • Must be a direct descendant of a Korean War veteran or a direct descendant of a soldier who served in a foreign war and provide appropriate documentation.
  • First preference given to direct descendants of Korean War veterans who died in combat.
  • Second preference given to direct descendants of veterans who served during the Korean War.
  • Additional preferences given to direct descendants of veterans who either died or served in a foreign war.
  • Minimum GPA (grade point average) of 3.0 or equivalent.
  • Enrolled as a full-time student.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Community service preferred.
  • Does not need to be a Hawaii resident.
  • Attend an accredited two or four year college or university as either an undergraduate or graduate student.
  • Preference given to previous awardees.

Website for application: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/scholarships/how-to-apply-for-scholarships

Deadline: January 31, 2017 at 4pm HST (Hawaii Standard Time)

Hawai’i Veterans Memorial Fund

Established in 1945 in honor of Hawai’i veterans of World War II. The Fund’s first priority is to support Hawai’i’s schools by giving grants to undergraduate students and graduate students attending college in Hawai’i.
Requirements:

  • Be a college Graduate student (Post Baccalaureate) attending an accredited school in the United States.
  • Be a resident of the State of Hawaii.
  • Be a citizen of the United States.
  • Minimum GPA 3.5.
  • Applicants do NOT have to be veterans or children of veterans to in order to apply for this scholarship.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be a full-time student.

Website to apply: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/scholarships/how-to-apply-for-scholarships

Deadline: January 31, 2017

100th Infantry Battalion Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship’s goal is to promote awareness of the accomplishments of the 100th Infantry Battalion veterans of WWII and to perpetuate its legacy of continuing service by rewarding direct descendants of the veterans who demonstrate these values and beliefs.

Requirements:

  • Establish that he or she is a direct descendant of a 100th Infantry Battalion of World War II veteran or a soldier who was killed in action.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to promote the legacy of the 100th Infantry Battalion of  World War II.
  • Establish academic achievement with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
  • Attend an accredited two or four year college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student.
  • Be a full-time student
  • Applicants need not be Hawaii residents and do not need to demonstrate financial need.
  • Submit a personal statement and a separate essay on the historical significance of the 100th Infantry Battalion of World War II and what the life stories of these soldiers have to teach all American citizens.

Send materials to:
100th Infantry Battalion Legacy Organization Scholarship Committee
520 Kamoku Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
Attention:  Scholarship Committee
E-mail: info@100thLegacy.org

Online application: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/scholarships/how-to-apply-for-scholarships

Deadline: January 31, 2017 by 4pm HST (Hawaii Standard Time)

Wellcentive Medical School Scholarship for Veterans

This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one achievement-focused student intending to pursue a career in Medicine.

To qualify for the Medical Scholarship for Veterans, you must be either an active or retired member of the military in any branch. Additionally, you must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited medical college or university.

Deadline: March 1, 2017

Website for online application: http://www.wellcentive.com/medical-scholarship-for-veterans/