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FRA Education Foundation Scholarships

Offered by Fleet Reserve Association

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Sep 6, 2023
Multiple awards worth up to


Grade level

College Students

Application deadline:

April 15, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you related to or are a member of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard pursuing a degree? If so, consider applying for the FRA Education Foundation Scholarships! The scholarships are open to U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard members, and their relatives pursuing any type of postsecondary education. The scholarships are funded by the Fleet Reserve Association (FRA), a non-profit organization that advocates for service members, veterans, and their families, and helps deserving students reach their educational and professional goals. To contribtute to this mission, their scholarships award up to $5,000 to help lucky recipients fund their educations. If you are a member or relative of a veteran or service member and are looking for a scholarship opportunity, we encourage you to apply!

Eligibility information

The scholarship is open to students who are affiliated with the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard through their own service or that of family members and who are studying full-time at an accredited U.S. trade school, community college, college or university. Applicants must also meet the below eligibility requirements.

Grade Level

College Students


U.S. Citizens

Other Category

Veteran, ROTC, Relative of Current or Former Military Member

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, you must mail your online application, an activity sheet, and the below application materials to the FRA Education Foundation. If you are a member of the organization, mail your materials to: FRA EDUCATION FOUNDATION, ATTN: FRA MEMBER SCHOLARSHIP, 125 N. WEST STREET, ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314-2754. If you are not a member, mail your materials to: FRA EDUCATION FOUNDATION, ATTN: FRA NON-MEMBER SCHOLARSHIP, 125 N. WEST STREET, ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314-2754.


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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Fleet Reserve Association at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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