ASU Veterans Education Fund

Through the gifts of anonymous donors, the ASU Veterans Education Fund was established to offer multiple scholarships. The contributors are devoted to the success of veterans nationally and at Arizona State University. Awards will be based on a student’s financial need, level of effort and the potential to complete his or her program of study. Awards are good for only one semester, but awardees may reapply each semester.

Scholarship awards: A maximum of $1,000 per student

Number of Awards: A minimum of three scholarships will be awarded.

Scholarships will be awarded in the fall semester, but can be applied in either the fall or spring semesters at the discretion of the student.

Eligibility requirements

Applicants must:

  • Provide a valid DD-214/DD-215 (Member-4 copy) as proof of veteran status with an honorable discharge, or letter from commander confirming active/reserve/guard status in good standing.

  • Be a continuing ASU student, with a completed spring term for this year.

  • Turn in a completed application by the deadline with all checklist items. Late or incomplete entries will not be accepted.

Applications accepted beginning Friday, September 3, 2021. Application deadline is Friday, October 15, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. Award results will be announced in November during Salute to Service week (November 7, 2021 – November 13, 2021).

Directions: Complete the application form and submit by email to You must include a copy of your official DD-214/215, a personal statement, a goals essay and a letter of recommendation. Applicants must also file a FAFSA (

Scholarships are awarded by semester, but students may reapply each semester.

Form: Veterans Education Fund 2021 —2022 Application.

Hear from student veterans who used the Veterans Education Fund to discover how it makes a difference.

ASU Veterans Education Fund: Making a difference


U.S. military veterans reflect on their time here at Arizona State University.