Scholarships

In honor of World War II veterans, scholarships will be awarded to full-time students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees from accredited universities. All U.S. donations are fully tax-deductible in compliance with the law.

Families of World War II Veterans Scholarship Fund

The Families of World War II Veterans Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school students and college who will pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree at a college or university of their choice. The Families of World War II Veterans Scholarship is a one-time award in the ranging from $500 to $2,500.

Honorary Scholarships

In honor of deceased WWII Veterans, families have made $2,500 donations toward scholarships in their relatives' honor. The following scholarships were named in honor of veterans.


2017 Honorary Scholarship Recipient(s)


John Thomas Oxley
Rockhurst University


Kamryn Hooper
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota


Grace Freidman
Belmont University


If you are interested in establishing a named scholarship, an initial contribution of at least $500 is required. Please email Families of World War II Veterans at wendys@careington.com or fill out our contact form for more information.