Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, Inc./Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Applicants for the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation must be the child of an active duty or reserve U.S. Marine, a veteran U.S. Marine who has received an honorable discharge, or who was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. Children of U.S. Navy Corpsmen, Chaplains, or Religious Programs Specialists attached to a Marine unit may also qualify. Additionally, applicants must have at least a 2.0 GPA and must be able to demonstrate financial need. Must be planning to attend an accredited undergraduate college or career technical education (CTE) in the upcoming academic year. All who qualify and submit a completed application will receive an award. Award amounts range from $1,500 to $10,000 per year and are renewable. The undergraduate application is open January 1 to March 1 each year. The CTE application deadline is rolling for career training programs less than 12 months in length. For more information, or to apply, please visit

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,500 - $10,000
Number of Awards
2,000 - 2,300
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor


Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
909 N Washington Street Suite 400
City, State, Zip
Alexandria, VA , 22314
(866) 4965462

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