FSU Based Scholarships

Contact the Student Veterans Center for application information

Dr. Robert F. Brooks Chief Master Sergeant Fund

General financial assistance or emergency funding for honorably discharged FSU student veterans or veteran-dependents who are in good academic standing and demonstrate a financial need. Contact the director of the Student Veterans Center to apply.

Approximately $1,000 annually to an undergraduate nursing student who is or will be serving in the armed forces as a military nurse.

Award covers the cost of four undergraduate Emergency Management and Homeland Security courses, or five graduate EMHS courses up to $1,500.

$500 to the FSU undergraduate and graduate student-veteran with the highest semester GPA (awarded after each Fall and Spring semester). Recipients must be or have been full-time students, and ties are broken by financial need.

$5,000 total ($2,500 for Fall and Spring semesters) for veterans accepted into a master's program in the FSU College of Social Sciences and Public Policy.

Mark and Nan Casper Hillis Endowed Fund for Student Veterans

Provides much needed support for academically at-risk student veterans and may also be made available to student veterans at the discretion of the Student Veterans Center director.

Up to $3,000 for graduate research by an MSW or Ph.D. student in the FSU College of Social Work who has served or will be serving in the military after graduation.

Approximately $1,000 annually to two MSW students in the FSU College of Social Work who are in their full-time field-placement course, and have served or will be serving in the military after graduation.

Student Veterans Emergency Fund

Up to $1,000 for verifiable financial emergencies facing FSU student veterans enrolled fulltime and in good academic standing. Contact the director of the Student Veterans Center to apply.

One $1,000 scholarship per year to a student who is a military veteran, or enrolled in an ROTC program or a Health Professions Scholarship recipient, and serves as an FSU student leader or has a dedication to service. Minimum 3.2 GPA and applicants must include a brief description (200-500 words) of their student-leadership activities or dedication to service.