Coast Guard Foundation Awards Record Number of Scholarships

Posted on August 29, 2016

We’re proud to announce that in 2016 the Coast Guard Foundation is awarding 128 new scholarships to help Coast Guard families pursue the goal of higher education.

Combined with multi-year scholarship recipients and three Fallen Heroes Scholars, the Foundation is supporting 163 students totaling $576,500 in support this year.

In just over 26 years, the Foundation's scholarship program has paid out more than $3.8 million to more than 630 college-aged young adults giving them the opportunity to become who they always dreamed they would.