Tillman Scholars are military service members, veterans and spouses with a high potential for impact as demonstrated through a proven track record of leadership, the continued pursuit of education and the commitment of their resources to service beyond self. Tillman Scholars are leaders who live selflessly, creating a better world across all industries. Tillman Scholars have served their country and believe their best years of service are ahead of them. They are committed to strengthening communities at home and around the world.
Tillman Scholars carry on Pat Tillman’s legacy and are making an impact with effects that will ripple outwards for years to come. Tillman Scholars are selected based on Service, Scholarship, Humble Leadership and Impact. Applicants must be Veteran and active duty military service members or spouses of active or veteran service members. Must be enrolled or apply to be a full-time student in a public or private, U.S. based accredited institution for the academic year the scholarship is being awarded. Applicants must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree or above in any field of study. Exact dollar amounts for the scholarships will vary, but the average amount is around $10,000 per academic year..