It’s scholarship application season. If you are looking for tuition assistance to fund your education, then take a look at these local scholarships tailored specifically for military college bound students and spouses.

Army Emergency Relief Fund

Link: https://aerhq.academicworks.com/opportunities/19

Deadline: April 1

The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program helps Army families pay for undergraduate college expenses for their dependent children. Awards are need-based as determined by the SAR from the FAFSA. Recipient must be the dependent child of an active-duty or retired Soldier, under the age of 24, and unmarried. Recipient must maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA and be pursuing his/her first undergraduate degree at an accredited college or university. Recipient may not be a member of the military or be attending a military academy.

Belvoir Enlisted Spouses’ Club

Link: www.belvoiresc.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2019-BESC-Scholarship-Application.pdf

Deadline: April 1

Applicants must be a spouse or child/minor dependent of active duty, reserve, guard, retired, or family of deceased military personnel; reside in the National Capital Region; possess a valid military I.D.; and currently pursuing, or planning to pursue, higher education at an accredited college or vocational-technical institution of his/her choice for the 2019-2020 academic year.