Searching for Scholarships & Grants
A helpful site from U.S. Department of Education on how to search for scholarships
Scholarship resources from the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs
Minnesota G.I. Bill
From the Minnesota Office of Higher Education
The Minnesota G.I. Bill program was established in 2007 to provide post-secondary educational assistance to eligible Minnesota veterans who served on or after September 11, 2001. Full-time undergraduate or graduate students may be eligible receive up to $1,000 per semester and part-time students can receive up to $500 per semester. Some spouses and children are eligible also.
For more information and the online application, visit Minnesota’s Office of Higher Education site.
Minnesota Veteran Education Benefit
For undergraduate students, this is a one-time grant to veterans who have exhausted their federal education benefits. For more information and application, visit the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs site.
Minnesotans’ Military Appreciation Fund
MMAF is a non-partisan, non-political, 501(C)(3) non-profit corporation. The mission of MMAF is to say “thanks” to Minnesota Service members and their families who are making sacrifices in the defense of our freedoms in combat zones around the world.
For more information and application, visit http://www.thankmntroops.org
Minnesota National Guard – State Tuition Reimbursement
Soldiers and Airmen in the Minnesota National Guard may be eligible for this state education benefits.
For more information and application, visit the Minnesota National Guard site.
Tillman Military Scholars
This annual competitive scholarship program is open to service members, veterans, and spouses.
Purple Heart Scholarship
The Purple Heart Scholarship Program is a competitive scholarship program that awards scholarships to Purple Heart recipients and their spouses, children, and grandchildren each year. For more information, go to: Purple Heart Scholarship program.
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