CMU Online Military Scholarships
CMU Online scholarships are gift funds that you don’t have to repay. Learn more about our active duty, veteran, and military family scholarships that help students overcome financial challenges.
Here are some of the options.
Betty A Brubaker Family of Heroes Scholarship
General Dynamics Land Systems Military Scholarship
Established in 2008 by General Dynamics Land Systems in honor of members of the United States military. Applicant must be active duty personnel of the U.S. Armed Forces or immediate family members pursuing a doctoral, masters, or bachelors degree (preference for CMU Online students). Applicants must have successfully completed a minimum of six credit hours with CMU and earned a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Dr. Jay and Diana Griesser Endowed Scholarship
Richard Allen Martens Endowed Scholarship for Military Personnel and Families
Established in 2018 by the estate of Dr. Richard Allen Martens (1959 CMU Alumnus). Income from the endowment will support a renewable award for an undergraduate or graduate student who demonstrates financial need and who is active military personnel, a veteran, or a qualifying dependent.
The U.S. Armed Forces Award
This annual award was created in 2008 by CMU Online alumni for a student pursuing a degree through CMU Online with a minimum GPA of 2.7. Student must be current military personnel, veteran, or the spouse of such, who has incurred injuries while serving in combat (injuries must qualify as 'severe' as determined by U.S. Military Standards). Also eligible for this award are military veterans who have been honorably discharged within the last four (4) years.
The U.S. Armed Forces Text Book Award
This annual award was created in 2009 by CMU Online alumni for a student pursuing a degree through CMU Online with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Students must be active duty military personnel in pay grades E-1 through E-9, W-1 through W-4, or O-1 through O-3 or an immediate family member. Immediate family members are defined as a spouse, natural born, adopted, or step-children. The student must have completed a minimum of six (6) credit hours through CMU Online.
Find additional military specific, need, merit based, and department scholarship opportunities to help make your education more affordable.