Military Grant-in-Aid Application

You must complete this online Military Grant-in-Aid form each semester that you plan to take courses through Penn State World Campus.

Eligibility Criteria

Penn State World Campus offers Military Grant-in-Aid to all members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their spouses, including active duty, National Guard, and reserve. Military Grant-in-Aid will be applicable to all undergraduate programs and undergraduate courses offered by World Campus (graduate offerings are not eligible).

To qualify for Military Grant-in-Aid, you or your spouse must be serving in the military at some point during the semester in which you are registering. Service members and/or spouses electing to use their Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefits (any chapter) or any other Penn State Grant-in-Aid are not eligible for the grant.

This Military Grant-in-Aid Form must be completed and submitted each semester that you wish to receive the Military Grant-in-Aid prior to the start of the semester or within seven days of registering if you register within the drop/add period.

This form must be completed by the service member.