Military Dependent Scholarships

  • For dependent children or un-remarried spouses of Florida Veterans who died as a result of service-connected injuries, diseases, or disabilities sustained while on active duty, or who have been certified by the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs as having service-connected 100% permanent and total disabilities
  • Dependent of military personnel who died while on active duty on or after September 11, 2001
  • Must be planning to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time student
  • All loans, grants, and scholarships are for students seeking their first undergraduate degree
  • Dependents of service members (children between the ages 19-28, or spouse)
    • Those whose benefits are not transferable from their mother/father/husband/wife
    • Those who are survivors of a service member
    • Those whose transferable benefits are not sufficient 
  • For students whose parent is active, retired, or deceased
  • Must have military dependent I.D. and be planning to enroll full-time
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must attend an accredited college or university in the U.S.
  • Need based
  • Must be son, daughter, or grandchild of a member of Gamewardens
  • Awarded to the female candidate chosen from daughters and granddaughters of Naval, Marine Corps and Coast Guard personnel, active Fleet Reserve and Fleet Marine Corps Reserve and Coast Guard Reserve, retired with pay, or deceased
  • "64 Years of Helping the Army Take Care of Its own"
  • Scholarships for spouses and dependent children of Active, Retired, or Deceased soldiers
  • Can provide sponsors of eligible students with a loan ranging from $500 up to $3,000 (for an academic year)
  • Provided to: Children of Active Duty Sailors and Marines (including Reservists while on active duty over 90 days), Children of Retired Sailors and Marines, and Spouses of Active Duty Sailors and Marines residing within the 50 United States
  • Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard personnel and their families are eligible
  • Students must be full-time
  • Students must be U.S. citizens
  • Sons/daughters of regular members in good standing
  • To assist children of select active duty, reserve, National Guard, or retired members of the United States military who plan to continue their education in college
  • Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student's choice
  • For children/spouses of legally blind veterans
  • Must be a dependent child of a member or deceased member of the U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Association/Coast Guard Enlisted Association (USCG CPOA/CGEA)
  • Applicant must be under the age of 24 by March of the award year
  • Must be dependent of an active duty or retired career officer/enlisted person
  • Must include photo and copy of military ID card (any branch)
  • One year, renewable scholarships for the children of active duty and retired marines
  • Dependent children age 24 and under of spouses of U.S. military service personnel
  • for eligible military spouses who are pursuing a license, certification or Associate’s degree in a portable career field and occupation