Careers & Scholarships

Student Veterans of America Scholarship Program 

The SVA scholarship program will grant scholarships to student veterans that have demonstrated academic excellence in the following categories:

  • Critical programs commonly referred to as science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or STEM degrees.
  • International relations, foreign language, and diplomacy programs.
  • Other high demand fields as dictated by foundations and donors.
For full details please visit the scholarship page.
Pat Tillman Foundation
Offers Military scholarships for veterans, active servicemen and spouses.
For full details please visit the scholarship page.
Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship
The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (Fry Scholarship) pays eligible dependents up to 36 months of the full, 100% level, of the Post-9/11 GA Bill. This includes the tuition and fee payment, a monthly housing allowance, and a books and supplies stipend.
For full details please visit the scholarship page.
Horatio Algers Military Scholarship
High school students who have faced & overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many aid programs are directed primarily to recognize academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger program also seeks students who have a commitment to use their college degrees in service to others.
For full details please visit the scholarship page.
Military Veteran Career assistance via vault.com
Vault.com publishes insider guides and research documentation on companies, industries, and careers around the globe. Guides pertaining to veterans include: Best Consulting Firms for Military Veterans, Career Guidance for Post-Military Life, Insider Secrets from a HR Veteran, etc. More guides are available on connectSC. Upon login please select the “Resource” tab, following ““Online Resources”. The usage of Vault.com through connectSC, waives any Vault.com subscription fees.
For more information and additional scholarships, please visit the USC Financial Aid page. New scholarships are posted on a weekly basis. If you have a scholarship or career opportunity you would like to share please contact vrc@usc.edu.