About the Scholarship

Anchor Scholarship Foundation established this scholarship program in the year 2016. The scholarship program is applicable to the applicant who is dependent on the active duty or retired service members who have served a minimum of six years in a unit under the administrative control of Commander, Naval Surface Forces, U.S. Atlantic Fleet or U.S. Pacific Fleet.  Applicants for this scholarship are nominated based on Academic performance, Character, Extracurricular activities, Financial need. 


How to Apply for this scholarship?

  • In order to apply for this scholarship program, an applicant must create an account with the username and password to complete the online scholarship application.

  • The applicant must submit the completed scholarship application and demonstrate the financial need to receive the award. 

  • In addition to that, a recipient must submit the official transcript of his/her college or institution.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The scholarship award amount is $2500 given to all eligible applicants annually.

The scholarship deadline date is on 1st March 2019. The completed scholarship application and official transcripts must be postmarked before the mentioned date. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be enrolled as full-time at an accredited, four-year university.

  • The applicant must be dependent on the active duty or retired service members who have served a minimum of six years in a unit under the administrative control of Commander, Naval Surface Forces, U.S. Atlantic Fleet or U.S. Pacific Fleet.

  • The applicant must produce financial need.