Home > SCHOLARSHIPS > Active Duty/Veterans Scholarships

Active Duty/Veterans Scholarships

General scholarships and military affiliated scholarships are available to students at Texas A&M University. For more information regarding general scholarships please visit scholarships.tamu.edu.
 

Texas A&M Scholarships (College Station only)

To apply, submit the University Scholarship Application, available annually from October 15 to February 1. Please note that scholarship awarding is subject to funding availability. Students must apply each academic year to be considered for these scholarships.

  • Student veteran currently attending Texas A&M University.
  • Eligible to receive Aggie Ring through the Association of Former Students.
  • Financial Need (verified through the FAFSA).
  • Contact the Veteran Services Office or Veteran Resource & Support Center if you are interested in applying for this scholarship.
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces who has been honorably discharged.
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M University.
The Bush School of Government & Public Service provides several forms of financial assistance for its students who are residents and non-residents of Texas. For more information, please visit bush.tamu.edu.
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces who has been honorably discharged.
  • Financial need (verified through the FAFSA).
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M University.
  • Veteran of the United States Armed Forces who has been honorably discharged.
  • Financial need (verified through the FAFSA).
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M University.
  • Preference given to Chapter 31 disabled veterans.
  • Texas Resident.
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M University.
  • A disabled veteran of any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces who is a student at Texas A&M
  • Must be a full time student
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M
  • Member of the Corps of Cadets who served in the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Must be a full time student
  • Registered with the Veteran Services Office at Texas A&M

Outside Scholarships

Outside scholarships are offered and awarded by external entities not associated with Texas A&M University.

Active Duty, Veterans, & Reservists

Awarded to Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard personnel and their families.

Application website
Awarded to recipients of a Purple Heart who are also a member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, or their spouse, child, step-child, adopted child, or grandchild. Spouses, widows and direct lineal descendants of Purple Heart recipients listed as killed-in-action or died of wounds may also be eligible.

Application website
Awarded to children/grandchildren of individuals who are serving or have ever served as a Naval Aviator, Naval Flight Officer, or Naval Air-crewman (U.S. Navy/U.S. Marine Corps/ U.S. Coast Guard) as well as individuals who have ever served on board a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier in the ship’s company or the Air Wing.

Application website

Awarded to active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses who are committed to a life of service in and out of uniform. Contact the Veteran Services Office if you are interested in applying for this scholarship.

For more information, please visit the Tillman Military Scholarship page.

Awarded to active duty service members, veterans, surviving spouses or children of fallen service members as well as active duty and veteran dependents.

Application website
 

Awarded to US Military personnel who have transitioned from Active Duty to reserve or civilian status within the past 3 years. Additional scholarships are available for members of Marines’ Memorial Association.

Application website

Awarded to US Military Veterans who wish to study in the fields of Math, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, or Engineering. Additional scholarships are available for members of Marines’ Memorial Association.

Application website

  • Together with corporate partners, SVA offers a number of scholarships throughout the academic year
Application Website
Financially assist veterans and dependents who have exhausted government aid, or who might not otherwise have the financial means to continue their education. Annually awarded to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters or grandchildren. Children and grandchildren of deceased veterans eligible.
 
Application website


For members of the AAAA, and the spouses, unmarried siblings, unmarried children, and unmarried grandchildren of current and deceased AAAA members.
 
Application website
Awarded to deserving students to help them reach their educational and professional goals. Annual awards of up to $5,000 to individuals pursuing college and graduate degrees
 
Application website
Endowed scholarship from the Navy League Foundation. Navy League Councils across the United States provide additional scholarships to students and Sea Cadets in their cities and regions.
 
Application website
Awarded to Veterans, including members of the National Guard and Reserves, who are seeking new skills in order to be competitive in the job market
 
Application website
Awarded to veterans who have served under the United States Military Operation in Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan or Operation Iraqi Freedom beginning Sept. 11, 2001 or later

Application website
To assist in your transition back to civilian life, we offer a $1,000 scholarship to be used at four-year university, or graduate school of your choosing.
 
Application website
Awarded to the children of National Guardsmen who have been lost in service to our nation since 9/11
 
Application website
Awarded to retired, honorably discharged, or Active Duty military, or member of the National Guard or reserve; separated with or currently hold an E-5 or below rank; and demonstrate financial need

Application website
As a member of the U.S. military, you prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice. We can’t thank you enough for all you’ve done. But helping you pay for college is a start.

Application website
Awarded based upon academic achievement and leadership as expressed through co-curricular activities and community involvement.

Application website

Texas A&M Student and Academic Plaza