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Spouse Applicants

Military spouses who are high school graduates or hold a valid high school equivalent.

Spouse Applicant Eligibility

  • The dependent spouse of an active duty U.S. military sponsor assigned to Fort Hood and both sponsor and applicant reside in Bell, Coryell, Lampasas, McLennan, Travis or Williamson County;  or
  • The dependent spouse of an active duty U.S. military sponsor whose last duty assignment was Fort Hood and applicant resides in Bell, Coryell, Lampasas, McLennan, Travis or Williamson County County while Sponsor is on a non-command sponsored assignment on orders;  or
  • The dependent spouse of an active duty retired U.S. military sponsor whose last duty assignment was Fort Hood and both sponsor and applicant reside in Bell, Coryell, Lampasas, McLennan, Travis or Williamson County;  or
  • The dependent spouse of a deceased member of the U.S. military forces whose last duty assignment was Fort Hood and applicant resides in Bell, Coryell, Lampasas, McLennan, Travis or Williamson County County.

General Requirements

  • “Active duty U.S. military sponsor” is defined as active duty Regular Army, an Army Reservist who is activated at the time of application for scholarship, or a National Guardsman who is activated at the time of application for scholarship.
  • Active duty service members are not eligible.
  • All applicants must possess a valid U.S. military identification card and provide a front and back copy.
  • All applicants may apply for either an academic or vocational scholarship only.
  • All applicants must be accepted or expect to be accepted by an institution of higher learning (i.e., college or vocational school) or be enrolled in an accredited institution of same.
  • All applicants must be working toward a first undergraduate degree or vocational certification. The scholarship is not intended for additional undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, secondary vocational certifications, or additional vocational certifications.
  • Persons who have previously received a Fort Hood MFMSF scholarship are not eligible to apply; however, those who have previously applied but not received a scholarship are eligible to apply again.