APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP

If you would like to apply for an educational scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year the window is now closed. We will begin accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year beginning February 1, 2018. For more information about our scholarships, please refer below.

ABOUT FOLDS OF HONOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships are used to subsidize the costs of tuition, school books, fees, on-campus room and board, approved educational tutoring, and other approved educational expenses that a student’s school may deem appropriate.

Scholarships are awarded up to $5,000. Award amount is based on the “unmet need” calculated on the Financial Need page of the application.

Higher Education Scholarship

The Higher Education scholarship is for spouses and children currently attending or recently accepted into an approved/accredited 2-year or 4-year degree program at an institution of higher education or an approved/accredited vocational/certificate program. (Scholarships awarded are for first time degree seeking applicants.  If applicant already has a bachelors degree or is seeking a Masters or Doctorate degree we are unable to award scholarships at this time. )

Applicants must re-apply each year they wish to receive funding. Dependent(s) of the service-member must be 24 years of age or younger and unmarried.

Spouse of service-member has no age requirements/limitations, but cannot be re-married using former spouse’s military service documents.

Service-member (of any branch; active duty or reserves) must be one of the following:

KIA, killed in the line of duty, or suffered the loss of a limb; died of any cause while on active duty or after being classified as having a service-connected disability; or who has a 10% or higher combined service-connected evaluation, rated by the Veteran’s Administration. If applicant’s service-member is currently active duty, they can only be eligible to apply for a scholarship if the service-member has a Purple Heart or loss of limb, and provides current orders.

CHILDRENS FUND SCHOLARSHIP

The Children’s Fund scholarship seeks to provide support for dependent(s) enrolled in grades K-12. Funds may be used for approved/accredited private school tuition, approved/accredited educational tutoring, an approved/accredited homeschooling curriculum, required books and school uniforms. Educational tutoring may not be provided through a private individual.

Applicants must re-apply each year they wish to receive funding.

Service Member (of any branch; active duty or reserves) must be one of the following:

KIA, killed in the line of duty, or suffered the loss of a limb; died of any cause while on active duty or after being classified as having a service-connected disability; or have a 90-100% combined service-connected evaluation, rated by the Veteran’s Administration.