Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Scholarship Overview: High school seniors whose parent has honorable service in the U.S. Marine Corps.

Deadline Date: March 1, 2023
Scholarship Details:

Applicants for the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation must be the child of an active duty or reserve U.S. Marine, a veteran U.S. Marine who has received an honorable discharge, or who was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. Children of U.S. Navy corpsmen, chaplains or Religious Programs Specialists attached to a Marine unit may also qualify.


Have at least a 2.0 GPA.
Demonstrate financial need.
Plan to attend an accredited undergraduate college or career technical education (CTE) in the upcoming academic year.
All who qualify and submit a completed application will receive an award.

The undergraduate application is open January 1 to March 1 each year. The CTE application is open year-round for career training programs of less than 12 months.

Application Requirements: GPA

Award Amount: $2,500 to $10,000
Award Details:

Children of the Fallen: $7,500 per year over four years.
Children of the Wounded: $2,500-$10,000 per year over four years.


Contact Email:
Contact Phone Number: 866-496-5462


Eligibility: Financial Need, Relative of a Veteran/Active Duty/1st Responder, Veteran/Active Duty
Profession/Major: Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Medical, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmaceutical Science, Science, Technology, Veterinary Science
Grade Level: High School

Institution Type: 4-year college, 2-year college, Trade/Vocational/Certificate Programs
Other: Renewable