Yellow Ribbon

Centenary University is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program. Yellow Ribbon funds are available to undergraduate and graduate students VA determines eligibility for the program. For complete program details, please visit

Centenary University Tuition Discount for Eligible Veterans

Centenary University offers up to a 30% tuition discount to honorably discharged veterans.  Please submit a copy of your DD214 reflecting honorable discharge to the Office of Veteran Services at Centenary University. If it is determined that you are eligible for the discount, the Office of Veteran Services will notify the University Bursar. 

Become a Tillman Scholar

Funding is available through The Pat Tillman Foundation,, to become a Tillman Scholar. The application for the scholarship and more detailed information can be found at

Post-9/11 GI Bill™: Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship

Section 701 of the Choice Act expands the Fry Scholarship to include the surviving spouses of Service Members who died in the line of duty after September 10, 2001. Prior to this law, only children of those who died in the line of duty were eligible for this benefit. The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced that some spouses currently receiving benefits under Survivors’ and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (DEA-Chapter 35) program may now be eligible for the Fry Scholarship. A one-time irrevocable election to receive either the Fry Scholarship or DEA will be required. Speak with an Education Representative at VA by calling 1-888-442-GI Bill (888-442-4551) to discuss your options.

To learn more about this important change, please review VA’s fact sheet at  The application is available at or by calling 1-888-GI BILL-1 (888-442-4551) to request a paper application.

National Resource Directory

The National Resource Directory (NRD) provides a comprehensive list of available scholarships for veterans and veteran dependents.

NAVPA Scholarship Program

Veteran Service Organization Scholarships

The organizations listed below offer scholarships to active duty military, veterans, and/or their families. More detailed information can be found at the individual websites listed.

American Legion:


ARMY Emergency Relief:

Disabled American Veterans:

Paralyzed Veterans of America:

Veterans of Foreign Wars:

New Jersey Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial Foundation (NJVVMF)

NJVVMF Scholarship Program awards two annual scholarships to graduating NJ high school seniors.

For eligibility requirements and application information, visit

Fast WEB

Fast WEB is an online scholarship search that provides access to databases for scholarships, fellowships, and grants at

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