National Marine Corps League Scholarship

In addition to local scholarship, the Marine Corps League also offers a national scholarship funded by the Marine Corps League Foundation. For more information, click here to go to their web page.

Detachment Scholarship

Cherry Point Detachment #1067 Marine Corps League proudly offers $1,000 in scholarships each calendar year.

Eligibility

To be eligible for consideration for this scholarship opportunity, applicants must:

  • be a graduating Senior in high school, or a Freshman in college; and

  • be a direct descendant, adopted child, or step-child of a regular member in good standing of the Cherry Point Detachment #1067, Marine Corps League; and

  • be accepted by and enrolled in an accredited college

Deadline

The deadline for submitting scholarship applications is always April 5th

Students, start working on your application now, avoid the spring rush!

At this time, the deadline for accepting scholarship applications for Spring 2017 consideration has passed.

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Contact

If you have questions regarding the Scholarship program, please contact us via our duty phone at 252-515-1175 and leave a message if no answer.

Application

  • We're working on our 2018 application, which will be posted soon.
  • the Scholarship Application is currently unavailable. We're sprucing it up for 2018 and making it more user-friendly so that you can fill-in-the-blanks and print.

Previous Recipients

2017

Congratulations to:

  • Peter S Bonacci II
  • David W Lynch

2016

image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Peter Bonacci image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Mackenzie Dunham image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Elsa Ehlers image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, David Lynch image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Noah Paley image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Angela Ray image of large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient, Sarah Stoll

2015

Unfortunately, the Scholarship Committee deemed that no eligible applications received, so there was no scholarship awarded in 2015.

2014

image of the large-scale mock check presented to previous scholarship recipient

If we show up at your school with a large check that looks similar to this one, you'll know that you've been chosen to receive our scholarship award.