American Veterans Scholarships

Website: American Veterans


AMVETS is proud to offer scholarships/grants to our nation’s Veterans, Active Duty, Guard and Reserves; their Spouses as well as their Children and Grandchildren.

AMVETS scholarships are designed to fulfill a financial gap after all Federal/State grants and/or scholarships available to an eligible applicant have been exhausted.


• Must be a United States Citizen

• Must be an Honorably/General under Honorable Discharged conditions United States Veteran or a current member of the Active Military, including National Guard or Reserves

• Must be enrolled for an eligible undergrad or graduate degree programs at any accredited four (4) year college or university.

• Must have a high school diploma or GED

• Must demonstrate financial need

• Must not be in default on a federal student loan

• Must not be convicted under state or federal law for sale or possession of illegal drugs or firearms

• Must agree to authorize AMVETS to publicize scholarship award

Student Type
  • freshman
  • sophomore
  • junior
  • senior
Citizen Type
  • US Citizen
Applications available online:
Contact Information

4647 Forbes Blvd. Lanham, MD 20706Office: (301) 459-9600  |  Fax: (301) 459-7924
Membership Line: (877) 726-8387
Thrift Store Donations: (800) 810-7148