Child Scholarships

2019 - 2020 Academic Year

The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program is a need-based scholarship program established to assist children of Army Soldiers in obtaining their first undergraduate degree. Applicants must reapply each year and may receive assistance for up to four academic years as long as they meet the eligibility criteria explained in the document below.

The award amounts vary each year based on the number of applicants, total approved scholarship budget, the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) from the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the FAFSA, and the average Cost of Attendance to attend a college or university in the United States as provided by the College Board.  For the 2018-2019 academic year, awards ranged from $500 to $3,400.


Award Distribution Schedule

Applications for the 2019 – 2020 MG James Ursano Scholarship Program were accepted from 4 January 2019 – 1 April 2019.

How to Apply

Review important documents

All applicants must read the corresponding Program Guidelines and FAFSA documents for the scholarship application for which they are applying. Click the button below to review the necessary documents.

Forms & Resources

Complete scholarship application

Complete your scholarship application using our new scholarship portal. All applicants (new and returning) must register for an account within the portal. Click the button below to begin.


(The application window has closed. The next application window will open on January 1, 2020)