Scholarship Checklist

The 2019 program is closed. Please check back in mid-December for the opening of the 2020 program.

  • My high school College Board Code # (if available) is included.
  • I have uploaded a PDF of my transcript or copy of my grades (unweighted).
  • I have validated my eligibility as a military dependent by entering the benefits number found on the reverse of the DD Form 1173 Identification Privilege Card.
  • My parent or guardian (the sponsor) has provided their affidavit/signature online.
  • I am a dependent unmarried child under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard and retired military members, or survivor of service members who died while on active duty or survivor of individual who died while receiving retired pay from the military.
  • I am not a dependent child of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Public Health Service, other federal or military related agencies or activities, or a DoD civilian employee, unless the sponsor is also retired from military service.
  • I have provided an essay (max 500 words): Please cite two examples of how being a child of a military service member has influenced your educational goals.