Bridge Scholarship

Every year Post 9/11 Veterans awards veteran students what we call a "Bridge Scholarship."

This Scholarship is designed to help supplement expenses associated with continuing one's education and offers $500 to qualified veterans three times per year - spring, summer, and fall semesters.

Selections are based on academic promise, merit, and financial need. The scholarships must be used for full-time study at an accredited institution.

Interested in applying?  Review our deadlines, eligibility, and requirements before submitting your application. 

 Application Deadlines

All applications must be received on or before:

         Spring Semester Scholarships - OCT 1

         Summer Semester Scholarships - MARCH 1

         Fall Semester Scholarships - JULY 1

Eligibility Requirements 

1. Must be a U.S. Veteran.

2. Must be a U.S. Citizen. 
3. Must demonatrate a true financial need.
4. Must allow Post 9/11 Veterans to       
    publicize your scholarship award. 

Required Materials 

1. Proof of Veteran's Honorable or     
    Medical Discharge.  
2. A copy of all official college transcripts
    for all courses attempted and any
    degrees or certificates awarded. 
3. A personal essay (500-1000 words)
    titles, "What an Education Means to Me". 
4. A breakdown of your college expenses
    (use any template for an expense report). 

Past Scholarship Recipients