SubForce Scholarship Administration Dolphin Scholarship Foundation
Laura W. Bush Scholarship
Nautilus Scholarship
US Submarine Veterans, Inc.
Bowfin Scholarship

About SubForce

 

 About SubForce - Welcome to the Submarine Force scholarship application administered by the Dolphin Scholarship Foundation. The Dolphin Scholarship Foundation also administers the USS Nautilus and Laura W. Bush Scholarship programs and provides applicant screening for USSVI and USS Bowfin scholarships.

 

Schedule

THE SUBFORCE SCREENING PROCESS FOR 2017 IS CURRENTLY CLOSED.

PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE BETWEEN October 1 AND March 15 FOR ELIGIBILITY SCREENING
FOR THE 2018 SUBFORCE SCHOLARSHIPS.

THANK YOU


Scholarship Year 2017
Scholarship Start Date:   October 01, 2016
Pre-Qualification Ends:   January 01, 2017
Sponsor Service Submission Ends:   January 15, 2017
Scholarship Closing Date:   March 15, 2017
Candidate Evaluation and Selection:  May 04, 2017
Award:     May 08, 2017

 

Dolphin Scholarship Foundation (DSF) 

Available to the Children and Stepchildren of member or former member of the U.S. Navy Submarine Force pursuing a Vocational, 2-year, or 4-year degree at an accredited institution.

Applicants must be unmarried on March 15th of year of application, and under age 24 on March 15th of year of application.

Sponsor must be qualified in submarines and served on active duty in the Submarine Force for a minimum of 8 years. OR sponsor must have served on active duty in submarine support activities for a minimum of 10 years.

Please see our website for additional eligibility requirements and criteria.  

 

Laura W. Bush Scholarship (LWB) 

Available to the Children and Stepchildren of Submariners who have served aboard the USS TEXAS (SSN 775) for minimum of two years. A minimum of 8 years total service in the submarine force is also required.  

 

Nautilus Scholarship (NAUT) 

Available to Children, Stepchildren, and grandchildren of Submariners who have served aboard the USS NAUTILUS (SSN 571). No service year requirement required for Nautilus applicants.  

 

US Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI) 

Available to children, stepchildren, grandchildren or court-appointed guardian child of a sponsoring member. Must be related to and sponsored by a USSVI "SS" qualified member in Good Standing or, if not "SS" qualified, must in addition have been a member of Submarine Veterans of WWII. No service year requirement required.  

 

Bowfin Scholarship (BOW) 

All members of the Hawaii submarine force community (active duty or retired), their family members, and family members of deceased submariners who reside in Hawaii, and who are attending an accredited college, university or vocational school are eligible. No service year requirement required.  

 

 

 

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