Grants and Scholarships for Veterans

This information is provided by The Veterans & Military Student Services to our student veterans as a resource to aid you in achieving your academic and career goals. Please contact us at veterans@memphis.edu if you have any questions.

Options to assist veteran and service member students with paying for college include GI Bill educational benefits, Federal Tuition Assistance, veteran & military specific national scholarships, University of Memphis based scholarships, and federal student aid.

GI Bill Educational Benefits & Federal Tuition Assistance for Active Duty

The Veteran Educational Benefits & Certification office at UofM assists students in utilizing GI Bill educational benefits, Federal Tuition Assistance (TA), and TN STRONG (TN National Guard).

Grants and Scholarships for Veterans & Service Members

Please visit the scholarships & grants page in the left-hand side menu for a list of military specific scholarships you may be eligible for. Please note deadlines and eligibility requirements vary, and scholarships are nationally based and are not associated with The University of Memphis.

University of Memphis Grants & Scholarships

Please visit the UofM Scholarship page to view the full list of available scholarships for all UofM students through the Tiger Scholarship Manger portal. Please note many deadlines require submission prior to the academic semester for which you wish to utilize the scholarship, so check out the deadlines early so you don’t miss out!

Federal Student Aid

The UofM Financial Aid office assists students in applying for federal financial assistance including completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA), which is required to receive federal aid such as grants, loans, and some scholarships.