Are you looking to fund your education, career, or business goals? NMFA can help! We have long recognized the barriers military spouses face due to the mobile military lifestyle and we want to help you “get to the finish line.” A military spouse may need just one more class, a few more supervised clinical hours, or a re-licensure in a new state. NMFA’s scholarship program and partner scholarships bridge that gap and make the difference between unemployment and meaningful employment.
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NMFA awards can be used for a variety of educational and employment pursuits. Scholarship funds on average are $500-$1,000 and can be used towards degrees, certifications, licensure, clinical supervision for mental health licensure, CEUs, business expenses and more! Any spouse eligible to hold a military ID is eligible. Applications are now open!
University of Maryland Global Campus (formerly UMUC) is proud to offer full ride scholarship opportunities, at both the undergraduate and graduate level, for caregivers of our nation’s service members and veterans who become wounded, injured or ill in the line-of-duty on-or-after September 11, 2001.
Exclusive to military spouses, transitioning service members, veterans, and their families registered with NMFA.
UMGC provides 10 scholarships for up to $1,500 each, exclusively through NMFA to spouses of active-duty, Reservist, and/or National Guard servicemembers.
Code Platoon trains veterans, active duty and military spouses to become professional software developers. Military spouses will be eligible for $10,000 scholarships to our In Person program, and Full / $13,000 scholarships to our Remote program.
The online master of legal studies from WashU Law is a graduate program designed for non-lawyers interested in developing an understanding of the legal system. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses
ThanksUSA scholarships are valued at up to $3,000 per student. ThanksUSA reserves one scholarship exclusively for spouses registered with NMFA.
Military spouses are eligble to apply for Accredited Financial Counselor® (AFC) certification through AFCPE® courtesy the FINRA Fellowship Program
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology offers potential scholarships for Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s degrees and doctoral degrees exclusively to eligible NMFA registrants and new students
The UC Berkeley School of Information invites you to learn more about the Master of Information and Data Science delivered online. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses
The USC Rossier School of Education offers an online Master’s in Teaching. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses.
Scholarships for spouses of active duty service members of all branches, including 100% tuition assistance plus the cost of a certification exam
American University’s International Service offers online Master of Arts and Executive Master’s programs in International Relations. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses.
Webster University offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate degrees – on campus and online. Webster offers preferred tuition rates exclusive to military spouses enrolling via NMFA.
Military spouses registered with NMFA get 70% off a one-year subscription to FlexJobs job listing service
At the Syracuse University School of Information Studies (iSchool) you can earn your master’s degree online in Information Management or Library and Information Science. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses.
Earn your Master of Health Administration online with the George Washington University. Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses.
The USC Rossier School of Education offers an online Doctor of Education (EdD). Scholarships up to $7,500 available to military spouses.
To address military spouses’ unique combination of work-life interests and priorities, the Department of Defense (DoD) has established a comprehensive, holistic, spouse-centered program called SECO: Spouse Education and Career Opportunities. It is part of DoD’s commitment to overall spouse health and well-being.Learn More
Scholarships for Service is a free public resource for students of families with a military service background to search and access thousands of scholarship options. Every scholarship listed here is specifically tailored for active, guard and reserve military, Veterans, retired personnel or their families.Learn More