Provided below is a list of scholarships available for veterans and dependents. This is not a complete list and students are encouraged to search for scholarship and grant opportunities independently using Financial Aid and other legitimate sources. Veterans Services does not administer or maintain any of the scholarships listed. Students will want to contact the scholarship point of contact regarding questions or status of the scholarship.

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The Chicago Injury Center

is proud to offer four scholarships for disabled US Veterans, ranging from $250 to $1000. Applicants should write a 500+ word essay discussing the unique challenges they have faced as a disabled veteran and how their experiences have prepared them to overcome the challenges they will see as students.

Essays and all other application materials should be sent to the Chicago Injury Center by June 1, 2015. Additional requirements for the scholarship can be found here:

NAVPA 2015-16 Scholarship Applications Now Available

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Association of Veterans Program Administrators (NAVPA) announced the availability of eight scholarships to students studying at NAVPA member institutions. The scholarships, in the amount of $500 each, are intended to provide financial assistance to veterans, service members, and their dependents.

Eligibility criteria and an online application form may be found at NAVPA’s website, The deadline to apply is January 8, 2016. A direct link to the scholarship application is available here:

Audrey Jurgens Scholarship

Audrey Jurgens WWII Veteran

Audrey Jurgens
WWI Veteran, Women's Army Corp
Female Veterans and current Service-members
Donated by Janet Felker, (form SLCC Employee)
In honor of her first cousin who served our Country