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Undocumented Students-Delaware Scholarship Compendium

Scholarships often require students to be either a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen. For students, who don’t meet this criteria finding money to pay for college can be more challenging.  If you are unsure of your citizenship status or do not meet one of these criteria, below are resources that will help you to [...]

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United States Senate Youth Program

Deadline: Early fall, check website for details. Eligibility: Brings two high school students from each state to Washington, D.C., for one week to observe the federal government and meet key officials. Students visit Capitol Hill, the White House, State Department, Supreme Court, the Pentagon and Washington landmarks. Delegates must be a resident of the United [...]

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U.S. Naval ROTC

Deadline: January 31, 2017 Eligibility: High school graduates (or students with equivalency certificates) who are age 17 or older, U.S. citizens and meet academic and physical requirements. Award: Two- and four-year scholarships that provide full tuition and fees; a stipend for textbooks; and a monthly subsistence allowance. Participating college or universities are listed on the website. [...]

United States Military Academies

Service academies provide full scholarships, four-year degrees and guaranteed jobs as commissioned officers upon graduation. Appointments are very competitive. Information about admissions to the service academies is available online. U.S. Air Force www.usafa.af.mil U.S. Army www.usma.edu U.S. Coast Guard  www.cga.edu U.S. Merchant Marines www.usmma.edu U.S. Navy & Marines www.usna.edu

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United States Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Eligibility: Sons and daughters of active duty, reserve, veteran, or deceased U.S. Marines who are high school graduates or undergraduates studying for a first bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree or technical certificate at an accredited college or vocational/ technical institution. Must have at least a 2.0 GPA. Maximum family adjusted gross income of $94,000 (increased if applicant’s [...]

United States Army Emergency Relief, MG James Ursano Scholarship Program for Dependent Children

Deadline: May 1, 2017 Eligibility: Dependents of Army soldiers on federal active duty, retired or deceased while on active duty or after retirement. Must be younger than age 23 and unmarried for the entire academic year. Must be registered in DEERS. Must enroll full time at a school accredited by the U.S. Department of Education [...]

United States Army ROTC

Deadline: January 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: High school senior or currently enrolled college student; U.S. citizen; good academic standing (minimum 2.5 GPA and 920 SAT or 21 ACT) and extracurricular activity record; and physically fit and healthy. Award: Full tuition and fees, not to include housing. Scholarships available in four-year, three-year and two-year [...]

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United States Air Force ROTC

Deadline: December 1, 2016 (of senior year). Eligibility: High school seniors and students who have not enrolled in college full-time. Must be planning to attend a bachelor’s degree program fulltime; meet specific academic requirements listed online at www.afrotc.com; and demonstrate leadership potential. Award: Four-year scholarships for up to full tuition. Scholarships include book stipend plus [...]

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United States Air Force Aid Society General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program

Deadline: March 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: Dependent sons and daughters of Air Force members on active duty, retired or deceased while on active duty or retired; and spouses of active duty or deceased Air Force members. (see website). Must be a high school graduate enrolled or accepted as a full-time undergraduate student in [...]

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United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Deadline: Various, check website for details. Eligibility: The United Negro College Fund manages various scholarship programs. Each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documentation. To apply for a UNCF scholarship, you must apply through the online application process. As many of the UNCF scholarships require that the scholarship recipient apply for federal [...]