Scholarship Opportunity

Who: Eligible active-duty service members, veterans and spouses are invited to submit applications for the Pat Tillman scholarship from Tuesday, February 3rd until Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015 at 11:59pm PT.

What: The following candidates may apply to become a Tillman Scholar:

* Veteran and active-duty military service members

* Honorably discharged of pre-and post-9/11 service
* From all branches of the U.S. Military including National Guard and Reserve

* Current spouses of veterans or active-duty service members, including surviving spouses
* Service members or spouses pursuing a degree as a full-time* student:

* Undergraduate (Bachelor’s or above)
* Graduate or post-graduate degree
* At a public or private, U.S.-based accredited institution

Why: The Tillman Scholars program reflects Pat Tillman’s values, strength of character and commitment to service. The scholars chosen demonstrate extraordinary academic and leadership potential and a deep desire to impact positive change in their communities and throughout the world. For the current scholarship cycle, applicants will be notified of results no later than May 16, 2015. Scholarships will be granted for the 2015-2016 academic year and are eligible for renewal.
If you know eligible service members, veterans or spouses in your community, please forward this email to help us spread the word!

When: Applicants who applied for the Tillman Scholars program in the past and were not selected are eligible to reapply for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Where: The online application at to join the 7th Class of Tillman Scholars is now open.