Dependent Children

MG James Ursano Scholarship Program
for Dependent Children


2018-2019 Academic Year

Spring disbursements were mailed to schools on 30 November.  AER cannot advise recipients on when the checks will be received and processed by each school.

2019-2020 Academic Year

The MG James Ursano Scholarship Program is a need-based scholarship program established to assist children of Army Soldiers in obtaining their first undergraduate degree. Applicants must reapply each year and may receive assistance for up to four academic years as long as they meet the eligibility criteria explained in the document below.

The award amounts vary each year based on the number of applicants, total approved scholarship budget, the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) from the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the FAFSA, and the average Cost of Attendance to attend a college or university in the United States as provided by the College Board.  For the 2018-2019 academic year, awards ranged from $500 to $3,400.

Applications for 2019-2020 will be accepted from 4 January 2019 - 1 April 2019. Please read the instructions below and then click the link at the bottom of the page to apply.

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All applicants, please take a few minutes and read the instruction documents below:


All Applicants:

AER has new scholarship application software.  All applicants (new and returning) will have to click Sign Up to create a new account. Click the application link below to begin.

2019-2020 MG James Ursano Scholarship Application

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