Mrs. Patty Shinseki Spouse Scholarship Program

2019 - 2020 Academic Year

The Mrs. Patty Shinseki Spouse Scholarship Program is a need-based scholarship program established to assist Army Spouses in obtaining an undergraduate degree or similar professional certification. Applicants may receive assistance for up to four academic years of full-time study or eight academic years of part-time study. Applicants must re-apply each year. Spouses may apply year-round. There is no deadline to apply.

The award amounts vary each year based on the number of applicants, total approved scholarship budget, the applicant’s Expected Family Contribution (EFC) reported on 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, the Spouse awards ranged from $500 to $2,200.


Award Distribution Schedule

There is no deadline to apply for the Mrs. Patty Shinseki Spouse Scholarship Program, however, please review the Time Table below that outlines our Application Cycles. Submit only one application per academic year. Please apply during the cycle that ensures your funds will be disbursed when needed.

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.

Important Documents

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.

Scholarship Application Portal