National Military Family Association offers Military Spouse Scholarships. NMFA awards an average of $500 for career funding and $1,000 for degrees. Up to $2500 is available for clinical supervision towards licensure in the mental health profession. Spouses are also eligible for funding, typically $1,000, to build their own businesses. This includes entrepreneurs, LLCs, direct sales, franchises, contractors, and other for-profit ventures. Any spouse with a valid military ID is eligible.
You are eligible to apply for a spouse scholarship if you:
are a spouse of a member of the seven Uniformed Services with a valid military ID; are married to an active duty, reserve, guard, retired, medically retired, wounded or fallen service member (must be a service-related wound, illness, injury or death that took place after September 11, 2001); are a dual service military spouse; are a divorced spouse, but ONLY if you receive 20/20/20 benefits; are married upon verification paperwork, usually a month after the applications close.
Apply now through September 30, 2019.