PayPal Giving Fund

We are very excited to announce that when you make a donation via our website, your donation will be processed and disbursed by PayPal Giving Fund, an IRS-registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Anchor Scholarship will receive

100% of your donation!



dates & events

January 10-12, 2017

  • Surface Navy Association Symposium
  • Washington, DC

February 21-23, 2017

  • AFCEA West-San Diego
  • Stop by our booth (#2219)

February 23, 2017

March 1st at 11:59PM

  • ELIGIBILITY application deadline

April 1st at 11:59PM

  • SCHOLARSHIP application deadline

May 13, 2017

  • 5th Annual Anchor Run
  • Naval Station Norfolk
  • Rally your COMMAND teams!


The Anchor Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to eligible family members (children and spouses) of active duty,  retired or honorably discharged Surface Navy personnel.

Recipients are selected on the basis of four equally weighted criteria:
  • academic performance
  • character
  • extracurricular
  • financial need

Anchor Scholarships MUST be applied to tuition and tuition related expenses only. 

Dependent children must be pursuing a 4 year degree (BA or BS) at a 4 year college or university in the United States.

Dependent spouses may be pursuing an Associates, BA or BS at a 2 or 4 year college or university in the United States.  Anchor Scholarships cannot be used to fund Graduate degrees.

Anchor Scholarship Foundation

4966 Euclid Rd, Suite 109

Virginia Beach, VA  23462

757.671.3200, option 3

Anchor Scholarship Foundation

Making College More Affordable for Surface Navy Families