Financial aid for servicemembers' families
Following is a list of potential sources of financial aid for spouses and family members of servicemembers. It was compiled by the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education.For a complete list, check www.dantes.doded.mil.
The General Henry H. Arnold Education Grants Program
Spouses (stateside) of active duty members and Title 10 AGR.Reservists and surviving spouses of deceased personnel
For a spouse of Air Force active duty, Air Guard or Air Reserve
General Emmett Paige Scholarships
Persons on active duty or veterans and either’s spouses
703-631-6149 or 800-336-4583 x 6149 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Only for dependent spouses of active-duty soldiers assigned to Korea, Japan or Okinawa or Europe
Army Emergency Relief200 Stovall St.Alexandria, VA 22332703-428-0000; Toll Free: 866-878-6378; DSN: 328-0000
For dependents of members only. Members can be active duty, Reserve, or retired personnel of Navy, Marine Corps or Coast Guard
FRA Scholarship Program125 N. West St.Alexandria, VA 22314-2754800-FRA-1924
Folds of Honor Foundation is a legacy foundation designed to provide scholarships for dependents and spouses of service members that have been killed or disabled as a result of their military service.
Falls under National Military Family Organization.
LA FRA National Headquarters56 Harvard St.Medford, MA 02155781-396-4859
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society Education Programs
NMCRS Education Division801 N. Randolph St. Suite 1228Arlington, VA 22203-1978703-696-4960 or DSN: 426-4960
For spouses of members of NCOA
NCOA Scholarship Fund, Inc.P. O Box 33610San Antonio, TX 78265-3610210-653-6161
Awards scholarships to members of the Surface Navy Association, their spouses, or children working toward their first undergraduate degree.
Surface Navy Association2550 Huntington Ave.Suite 202Alexandria, VA 22303800-NAVY-SNA
Spouses of military personnel can apply for one of nearly 1,000 scholarships of up to $5,000 each for college, vocational and technical schools.