Military Scholarship Opportunity

Old Dominion University's Division of Digital Learning offers this annual $1,000 scholarship opportunity to current or former servicemembers​ disabled in the line of duty, their spouses and dependents.

To be eligible, you must be:

  • A current or former service member (all branches, including the Coast Guard, National & Air Guard or Reserves) with a documented disability sustained in the line of duty.
  • A spouse or dependent of a servicemember with a documented disability sustained in the line of duty.
  • Surviving spouse or dependent of personnel killed in the line of duty.

How to apply

  • Write a short essay describing your personal and career goals and any financial need.
  • Complete the application form (PDF).
  • Include copy of member (sponsor) VA disability documentation.
  • Send the completed essay, application, and documentation to by May 15.

Recipients will be notified in writing at the beginning of June.

Download the application form (PDF)


Contact us at or 1-800-482-3957.