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Scholarship Directory

For more than 20 years, the Foundation's scholarship program has paid out more than $2.8 million helping 350 people achieve their college aspirations. The Foundation's commitment to educational assistance to the men and women of the Coast Guard and their dependents has grown immensely over the course of its history, and is now one of our primary areas of support, and we hope to expand these endowments for the benefit of additional worthy candidates going forward.

RADM Arnold I. Sobel Scholarship AND the Coast Guard Foundation Scholarship benefits dependent children of enlisted men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard on active duty, retired or deceased, and dependent children of enlisted personnel in the Coast Guard Reserve currently on extended active duty 180 days or more. Students applying to and currently attending college are eligible to apply. Questions and requests for applications may be directed to the Commandant's office (CG-1112) or at (800) 872-4957

Commander Ronald J. Cantin Scholarship benefits dependent children of enlisted men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard on active duty, retired or deceased, and dependent children of enlisted personnel in the Coast Guard Reserve currently on extended active duty 180 days or more. Students applying to and currently attending college are eligible to apply. Questions and requests for applications may be directed to the Commandant's office (CG-1112) or at (800) 872-4957. Questions after application is submitted may be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at the Coast Guard Foundation at (860) 535-0786.

Commander Daniel J. Christovich Scholarship benefits dependent children of enlisted men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard on active duty, retired or deceased, and dependent children of enlisted personnel in the Coast Guard Reserve currently on extended active duty 180 days or more. Students applying to and currently attending college are eligible to apply. Questions and requests for applications may be directed to the Commandant's office (CG-1112) at (800) 872-4957. Questions after application is submitted may be directed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it at the Coast Guard Foundation at (860) 535-0786.

Fallen Heroes Scholarship benefits families of Coast Guard personnel who die in the line of duty. This is the first fund established for supporting the higher education needs of families whose loved one makes the ultimate sacrifice. Students applying to and currently attending college are eligible to apply. An eligible dependent may apply for this scholarship any time during the year. Interested parties should contact the Commandant's office (CG-1112) at (800) 872-4957. The Fallen Heroes Scholarship Fund was established by John and Delinda Statts in memory of John's parents, Captain Frederick Statts and his wife, Sara.

Captain Ernest Fox Perpetual Scholarship benefits employees of ALC (Aviation Logistics Center in Elizabeth City, North Carolina; active duty, federal civil service and their dependents). Members of the ALC interested in applying for this grant should contact Ms. Susan Hiner of the ALC at 252-335-6214.

Coast Guard Foundation Enlisted Reserve Scholarship awards six $1,000 scholarships to currently enlisted reservists or their dependents. These scholarships are made possible by a gift from the United States Automobile Association to the Coast Guard Foundation. Applications must be e-mailed to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Questions can be directed to (202) 475-5459.