The Military Child of the Year Award recognizes outstanding military children who demonstrate resiliency, leadership and achievement in their communities Recipients, along with a parent or guardian, travel to Washington, D.C., for a special recognition Gala. They also receive a laptop computer and the $10,000 award. We are excited to be able to offer recognition for children of National Guard Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard service members. For full details and to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
-Must be the legal dependent child of a service member and have valid military ID or currently be enrolled in DEERS
-Must be between the ages of 8-18
-Must be able to travel to DC for the Awards Gala
-Must have a background check to confirm legitimacy of information provided in nomination, if selected as a finalist
-Must provide references if selected as a finalist
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's webssite.