Scholarships for Grandchildren of Veterans

Thanks to their grandparents’ courageous service, grandchildren of veterans have access to an array of college opportunities. If you’re the grandchild of a veteran and you’re trying to figure out how to pay for college, you may qualify for one or more scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are funded by various foundations and organizations such as the American Legion Auxiliary, the EOD Warrior Foundation, AMVETS, the Seabee Memorial Scholarship Association and the Second Marine Division Association. Some are even provided by individual schools, such as the University of Baltimore. In order to apply, students will generally be required to provide documentation of their grandparents’ military service, meet a minimum grade point average, write an essay or submit official transcripts. To find out more about scholarships for grandchildren of veterans, read on.

Showing 1-13 of 13 scholarships
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  • 10,000
  • 1 Award
  • December-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
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  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
Legionnaire Insurance Trust Scholarships American Legion - Department of Minnesota
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Military: |Veteran|Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution|Vocational School|Minnesota University or College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Citizenship|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • May-1-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Maine|Vocational/Technical|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
ALA Department of Texas Scholarship Texas American Legion Auxiliary
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • May 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 6 awards
  • Apr-15-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Accredited Technical School|accredited Trade School|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jan-11-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Guy M. Wilson Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Jan-11-2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Military: |Grandchild of Veteran|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
Children of Warriors National Presidents' Scholarship - Oregon American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Oregon
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  • 2,500 - 3,500
  • 15 awards
  • March 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Military: |Descendant of American Legion Member|Child of Veteran|Descendant of Korean War Veteran|Descendant of World War I Veteran|Descendant of World War II Veteran|Descendant of Vietnam War Veteran|Descendant of Panama War Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|Descendant of Desert Shield/Storm Gulf War/War on Terrorism Veteran|Descendant of Grenada/Lebanon War Veteran|
  • Organization: Associated with the |The American Legion|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
Junior Scholarship American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Oregon
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Military: |Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • Organization: American Legion Auxiliary (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |Oregon|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
Florence Lemcke Fine Arts American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Washington
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington|
  • Major: Study |Music|Architecture|Literature|Fine Arts|Dance|Drama|Photography|Drawing|Painting|Sculpture|Poetry|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (K-12): |Illinois|High School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
Erman W. Taylor Scholarship American Legion - Missouri
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  • 750
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Missouri|
  • Major: Study |Education|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
Marguerite McAlpin Nursing American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Washington
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
M.D. Jack Murphy Scholarship American Legion - Missouri
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Military: |Child of Veteran|Grandchild of Veteran|Great-Grandchild of Veteran|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Missouri|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
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