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Education Resources in Champaign-Urbana
Higher Education Scholarships, Programs, and Services
Government Education Benefits for Veterans
Non-Government Education Benefits for Veterans
Pat Tillman Military Scholars
The Tillman Military Scholars program supports our nation’s active and veteran servicemembers and their spouses by removing financial barriers to completing a degree program of choice.
Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Fellowships
In our mission to foster the study of U.S. and Marine Corps history, the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation provides graduate students $17,000 through three fellowships.
AMVETS National Service Foundation Scholarships
AMVETS annually awards scholarships to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters, and/or grand-children. Relatives of deceased veterans are also eligible for this scholarship.
Resources for Finding Other Scholarships for Veterans
National Resource Directory
The National Resource Directory website contains searchable lists of information for veterans, such as education benefits, employment information, and benefits.
College Blue Book
This electronic resource serves as a guide to 2- and 4-year schools in the U.S. and Canada. Contains detailed descriptions of degree programs, scholarships, and occupational education programs. Requires a UIUC NetID and Active Directory password to view.
Education Benefits for Families of Veterans