The Folds of Honor foundation has two types of scholarship programs that it offers; the Children’s Fund Scholarship that serves Kindergarten through 12th grade students and the Higher Education Scholarship that serves those seeking a first bachelor’s degree or a certification at a post-secondary institution. Both types of the Folds of Honor scholarships are based on “unmet need” as determined by documentation submitted by the awardee and can be valued up to $5000. Since its inception in 2007, Folds of Honor has awarded approximately 20,000 scholarships. In 2018-2019, it awarded nearly 4000 scholarships to military families, providing nearly $20 million in educational support.
The window of application is open each calendar year from February 1 – April 1 for the upcoming academic year.