Veterans Resources

Scholarships for Veterans and Family Members

Comprehensive List of Veteran/Military Scholarships for Service Members, Spouses and Dependents

Veterans Scholarship

Description:
Potential applicants must be enrolled at least half-time. Must meet one of the following criteria: an honorably discharged veteran of the US Armed Forces or a National Guard member who has been deployed previously, even if not discharged. Preference given to students who have already earned some credits toward their degree, whether at St. Cloud State or another institution of higher learning.

Amount:
One annual $1,000 scholarships.

How to Apply:
Applicants must submit an essay no longer than 500 words entitled, “What My Military Experience Taught Me about Leadership” and complete the attached form.

Apply By:
04/10/2013

Majors:
All

Grade Level:
All

Contact Information:
Jerry Bulisco
Assistant Dean of Students
(320) 308-3111
glbulisco@stcloudstate.edu

Colonel and Phyllis Nemec Scholarship for PE Students

Description:
Minor in Adapted Physical Education.Preference given to students who are veterans of the U.S. Military Service. One reference letter from faculty member. Financial Need.

Amount:
$500.00-1,000.00

How to Apply:
Download application and submit to the office of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Sport Science.
http://www.stcloudstate.edu/coe/students/scholarships.asp

Apply By:
02/01/2011

Majors:
Physical Education

Grade Level:
Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Minimum GPA:
3.00

Contact Information:
Laurie Hanrahan
HaH 327
(320) 308-4251
ljhanrahan@stcloudstate.edu

Patricia Nemec Annual and Endowed Scholarships

Description:
Scholarship recipients must be students at St. Cloud State University who who are veterans of the U.S. Military Services, at least 25 years of age, have a minimum GPA of 2.75. Preference given to students whose major is in a department within the College of Social Sciences or the College of Education.

Amount:
Award amount varies based on fund performance.

How to Apply:
This scholarship is awarded through the office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. The application will be available starting January 14, 2011 in the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid as well as on our website under Forms.
http://www.stcloudstate.edu/financialaid/forms/default.asp

Apply By:
03/15/2011

Majors:
All

Grade Level:
Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Previous Degree

Minimum GPA:
2.75

Contact Information:
Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid
Administrative Services 106
(320) 308-2047
financialaid@stcloudstate.edu