Scott AFB - Airman & Family Readiness Center
Scott AFB - Airman & Family Readiness Center


This site is a public service by the Scott AFB, Airman & Family Readiness Center.

The presence of commercial and external hyperlinks doesn't constitute endorsement by the A&FRC, Scott AFB, AMC, the USAF, or the Department of Defense (DoD), of the external web site, or the information, products or services contained therein.


Eligibility Statement: DoD Personnel & families - including military members, all Service & Guard, Reserve, military retirees, DoD civilians, NAF personnel & immediate family members. Other uniformed services include US Coast Guard, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, uniformed State Department personnel, Public Health Service personnel & members of units assigned or attached to a US installation.



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The American Freedom Foundation / Kaplan University Scholarship Program has been established to provide support to certain children and spouses of U.S. Service personnel that desire to attend an online undergraduate degree program at Kaplan University.   Applicants for the American Freedom Foundation / Kaplan University Scholarship Program must meet all of the following criteria:


1.)  Be dependent* children, age 24 and under, or spouses of U.S. Service personnel, including personnel in the Reserves or a child or spouse of a deceased U.S. Service personnel***.

        * Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the service member's household or primarily supported by the service member.

        ** Service personnel are defined as those members who are currently serving in the military or members of the Reserves who have been called up or who are members of the National Guard who have federalized.

        *** Surviving spouses are defined as those married to active duty personnel who served and were deceased after 9/11/01.

2.)  Meet Kaplan University admissions standards for online programs including receipt of high school diploma, GED or High School Equivalent.

3.) Plan to enroll at Kaplan University in at least the minimum number of credit hours per term required by the associate or bachelor's program of enrollment no later than the term start date and be able to be cleared with the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) database.

4.) Have one of the following minimum cumulative grade point averages from previous high school or college coursework on a 4.0 grading scale: 3.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) to be eligible for a full-tuition scholarship 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) to be eligible for a

partial-tuition scholarship


For full scholarship information go to:

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