Various Scholarship Programs
Society of Daughters of the United States Army
7717 Rockledge Court
Springfield, VA 22152-3854 USA
Applications available after: 11/01
Deadline date is: 03/01
include a self-addressed, stamped envelope (SASE) with
requests for information.
Number of awards: Varies
Amount of award(s): $1000
Minimum GPA required is: 3.0
Maximum age to apply: 0
Only FEMALES may apply.
For citizens of this country(ies):
Applications accepted from current:
High School Seniors
High School Graduates
Intended to be used during this year of study:
This scholarship is based on/considers:
Leadership Experience or Potential
Recommendations and/or References
SAT/ACT/GRE or Other Test Scores
Character and/or Moral Character and/or Personality
Only for active members or veterans (or the dependents of members or veterans)
of this branch of Military Service:
Please read this information CAREFULLY!
Applicant for the DUSA
Scholarships must be a daughter or granddaughter only (including step or
adopted) of a career warrant (WO 1-5) or commissioned (2nd & 1st LT, CPT,
MAJ, LTC, COL and BG, MG, LT or full General) officer of the U.S. Army who:
(1) is currently on active duty or; (2) retired from active duty after at
least 20 years service or; (3) was medically retired before 20 years of active
service or; (4) died while on active duty or; (5) died after retiring from
active duty with 20 or more years of service. U.S. Army must be / have been
the officer's primary occupation.
When writing to request an application, the officer's name, rank,
component (Active, Regular, Reserve), service / social security number, and
inclusive dates of active duty & relationship to applicant must be
included in request for an application.
Scholarships are awarded based upon demonstrated depth of character,
leadership, seriousness of purpose, service connection, high academic
achievement and financial need; 3 recommendations, 3 essays, transcripts for 4
academic years, SAT & ACT scores, r�sum�, proof of service for
qualifying family member.
Acceptable proof-of-service documents include: copy of Officer Record
Brief, Form DD214, most recent PCS or retirement orders, both sides
ofofficer's military identification card. Unacceptable forms include original
documents of any kind, and copies of commendations, citations, commissions,
birth certificates, or any other document which does not confirm rank,
component, duty status, & length of service. DUSA reserves the right to
determine legitimacy of all documents and eligibility of all applicants. Note
that if you can not provide acceptable proof of service your application will
not be considered. It's a good idea to make sure you can provide an acceptable
proof of service BEFORE you write requesting an application!!
All requests *MUST* include a Self-Addressed, Stamped Envelope! If you
DO NOT include a self-addressed stamped envelope, your request for an
application WILL NOT be answered!
Requests for applications are ONLY accepted from November 1st through March
1st, do NOT write requesting an application outside these dates. You will not
get a response.