Niche College Scholarship

Anchor Endowed and Administered Scholarships

March 1, 2025
Awards Available: 50

Scholarship Description

Anchor Scholarship Foundation is proud to be able to offer six different endowed scholarships; each with its own eligibility criteria.

Anchor Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to eligible family members (children and spouses) of active duty, retired, and honorably discharged Surface Navy personnel. Sponsor qualification and time in command(s) varies.

Scholarship Details

  • Multiple scholarships available with awards ranging from $2,500 to $20,000
  • Funds designated for tuition at accredited 2-year, 4-year, or Industry Certification programs
  • Some scholarships offer renewable funding
  • Includes the following prestigious scholarships:
    • Raytheon-Zumwalt
    • USS Thomas Hudner Scholarship
    • USS Cincinnati Scholarship
    • USS Bulkeley Scholarship
    • Billy Hurley III Scholarship
    • USS Santa Barbara Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to children and spouses of active duty, retired, and honorably discharged Surface Navy personnel
  • Varied sponsor qualification and time in command requirements
  • Intended for first-time degrees or certification programs
  • Eligibility specifics vary by scholarship

Application Process

  1. Review individual scholarship criteria and eligibility
  2. Complete and submit the Anchor Scholarship Foundation application
  3. Provide proof of family member's Surface Navy service
  4. Submit academic records, character references, and financial need documentation

Funds may be used for tuition only at accredited 2, 4 or Industry Certification program in the United States for first time Associate, Bachelor's, Graduate (spouse only) degrees, or Industry Certification (child dependent only).

There are dozens of endowed and administered scholarships available, some of them renewable. Award amounts range from $2,500 to $20,000. Recipients will be selected based on four equally weighted criteria; academic performance, character, extracurricular, and financial need. Scholarship Search