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RMU Military Service Scholarship

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMU) is proud to offer $1,000 scholarships for the advancement of veterans, reservists, and their dependents in higher education.

Who can apply for a military service scholarship?

Military service scholarships are reserved for any enrolled and registered student of RMU that has served in the military, is a member of a military reserve force, or is a dependent of someone who has served in the military or is a member of a military reserve force. RMU employees and immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) of RMUoHP employees are ineligible to apply.

How can I apply for a military service scholarship?
Scholarship applications are available online and can be accessed by clicking here or the apply button above. As part of the application, you must submit a one-page autobiographical essay on your military service/career, the experiences gained while in the military, and how that will help you in your field of study. You must also submit a signed and dated copy of the Scholarship Award Agreement. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to students who write the most compelling essay, as determined by the scholarship committee.

What is the application deadline for military service scholarships?
There are three application cycles throughout the year. Applications are accepted on the first (1st) of July (fall semester), November (winter semester), and March (summer semester), respectively. The deadline for each of these application periods is on the fifteenth (15th) of the months stated above (the scholarship application cycle schedule may also be found on the previous page).

How will I know if I was selected for a military service scholarship?
Scholarship awardees will be notified within sixty (60) days of the close of the application period.

If you are a Financial Aid recipient, receiving any scholarship will affect your Cost of Attendance (COA), and it is your responsibility to notify the Financial Aid Office if you are selected for an award. Should you be awarded a scholarship from any source (internal or external), take time to send the institution a “Thank You” letter.

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Nothing on this website should be construed as authoritative financial advice. Your circumstances are unique, and you may want to consult a financial advisor. The author of this website is not a financial advisor.