Scholarship Name :
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (Scholarships to Sons and Daughters of Marines)
Yes. Must reapply; up to 4 awards.
States In Which Available :
Scholarship Amount :
MAR 1 graduating high school seniors; APR 15 all other applicants
Eligibility Criteria :
Open to sons/daughters of current or former Marines, Navy Corpsmen who have served with the Marines; grandchildren of U.S. Marines who served with the 4th Marine Division during World War II and is/was a member of their association or a U.S. Marine who served with the 6th Marine Division during WWII and is/was a member
of their association. Preference given to an
applicant whose parent was killed or wounded in action. Applicants must be seniors or high school graduates or be enrolled in an accredited
college or vocational school. Parents’ combined income cannot exceed $63,000 (adjusted if more than one family member is eligible).
Specific Target Group :
How To Apply :
See website (http://www.mcsf.org) or write for application. NO phone requests. A certificate of service, showing “character of service” or grandparent’s honorable discharge, scholastic transcripts from high school or colleges attended; a 300-word essay on a subject chosen each year, and a photograph must accompany application.
Contact To :
Katie Griffin Hand, 866/496-5462