ANCHOR SCHOLAR


  • Dependent child or spouse of a US Navy sailor (active, retired, honorably discharged), now referred to as Sponsor.
  • Sponsor must have a Surface Warfare qualification (SWO/ESWS)
  • Sponsor must have served 6 years (active duty) in commands under the administrative control of Commander Naval Surface Forces, US Atlantic Fleet (COMNAVSURFLANT) and/or US Pacific Fleet (COMNAVSURFOR). The time requirement is cumulative and assignments need not be consecutive.


Will be considered for: 


Anchor Scholarships


The Raytheon-Zumwalt Scholarship


The T. Nash Broaddus DECO Scholarship 


The RADM James Prout III Memorial Scholarship (additionally, must reside in the San Diego area)


The Leidos STEM Scholarship


The Rolls-Royce STEM Scholarship


The Sumitomo Drive Technologies ENGINEERING Scholarship (additionally, must reside in Hampton Roads, VA region)


As well as any Ship's Company scholarships for which the student's sponsor meets the qualification,

Our Scholarships fall into two categories of Eligibility Criteria,

Anchor Scholars and Ship's Company. 

When choosing the eligibility under which you want to apply, please choose the one that gives you the most options.

See below for additional information on Eligibility and available scholarships.

2019 Scholarship Season Now Open!

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Anchor Scholarship Foundation

Making College More Affordable for Surface Navy Families

SHIP'S COMPANY SCHOLAR


  • Dependent child or spouse of a US Navy sailor (active, retired, honorably discharged), now referred to as Sponsor
  • Sponsor must have been a member of Ship's Company for a minimum of 1 year


Will be considered for:


The USS Bulkeley (DDG 84) Scholarship


The Arleigh Burke Association Scholarship

  • USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51)


The Billy Hurley III Scholarship

  • USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93)

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  • USS Gettysburg (CG 64)