Graduate Funding Information Service

January 20, 2020

Tillman Military Scholars Program

Application Deadline: February 29, 2020, 11:59pm PT

Tillman Scholars are military service members, veterans and spouses with a high potential for impact as demonstrated through a proven track record of leadership, the continued pursuit of education and the commitment of their resources to service beyond self.

Founded in 2008, the Tillman Scholars program supports our nation’s active-duty service members, veterans and military spouses by investing in their higher education. The scholarship covers educational expenses, including tuition and fees, books and living expenses. The fellowship supports Tillman Scholars with academic scholarships, a national network, and professional development opportunities so they are empowered to make an impact in the fields of medicine, law, business, policy, technology, education and the arts.


  • Veteran and active-duty military service members
  • Honorably discharged of pre– and post–9/11 service
  • From all branches of the U.S. Military including the National Guard and Reserve
  • Current spouses of veterans or active-duty service members, including surviving spouses
  • Service members or spouses pursuing a degree as a full-time student:
    • Undergraduate (bachelor’s or above)
    • Graduate or post-graduate degree
    • Public or private U.S.-based accredited institution

For complete information about this opportunity, including how to apply, click here.  For application support and advising from the University of Washington, click here.