Military Service Members Scholarship Helping Service Members Overcome Financial Hurdles

Please note that for terms starting on or after March 13, 2019 the Grantham University Heroes Program will replace the following programs for all students:

  • Military Scholarship for Service Members
  • Military Scholarship for Family Members
  • Veterans Scholarship
  • First Responders and Civil Servants Scholarship
  • Textbook and Software Grant

To show our appreciation and to honor those who serve our countries and our communities, Grantham University offers the Heroes program to ensure the costs of education remain affordable for these individuals.

Students who qualify will receive the following benefits:

  • Tuition Rate of $250 per credit hour (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Resource Fee waiver for each course

Eligibility will be determined by the Financial Aid Office at the time of admission to the university and will continue as long as the student remains enrolled.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Applicants must meet Grantham University's minimum admissions requirements.
  • Applicants must meet any special program admissions requirements.
  • Applicants must be at least one of the following:
    • A U.S. active-duty service member, reservist, National Guard member or other military service member;
    • A U.S. honorable, general under honorable or medically discharged veteran;
    • A dependent or spouse of a U.S. active-duty service member reservist, National Guard member or veteran (honorably, generally or medically discharged); or
    • A U.S. emergency first responder, including federal, state and local law enforcement personnel, fire fighters, emergency medical technicians and paramedics;
    • A U.S. civil servant at the federal, state, county, and/or local level.

To help relieve the financial challenges associated with pursuing your education, this scholarship for service members is open to active duty, reservists, National Guardsmen and other service members. Through the program, qualifying service members are provided a scholarship of $15 per credit hour for undergraduate course work and $75 per credit hour for graduate course work.

The Textbook and Software Grant that covers the cost of required textbooks and software is through a separate application.

Learn more about the Military Scholarship for Service Members by calling 1-888-Y-GRANTHAM or emailing us.