Through a corporate grant from Lowe’s Company, Inc., AMVETS is pleased to offer scholarships to student veterans and spouses of veterans. Please contact AMVETS program manager, Lindsay Bonaparte at lbonaparte -at- amvets -dot- org with questions.
When are the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology scholarships open?
There will be two application cycles for the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology scholarship for 2020.
The first cycle for the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology scholarship will be from February 16 through May 1, 2020. The winners of the first cycle will be announced on June 1, 2020.
The second cycle application cycle of the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology scholarship will run from August 3, 2020 through October 2, 2020. The winners of the second cycle will be announced the week of Veterans Day.
My veteran spouse is deceased, am I eligible?
What if I am no longer married to a veteran?
If you are no longer married to a veteran, you are not eligible for this scholarship.
Will I be paid directly?
No. Scholarship funds are paid directly to the institution.
Will scholarships be paid all at once?
No. The Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology Scholarship is paid in two installments. All recipients of the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology Scholarship must submit a transcript for their most recent completed semester and a certificate of registration for their upcoming semester in order to receive their second and final installment.
When will the Lowe’s + AMVETS Technology scholarship recipients be announced?
Those who applied for the Technology scholarship between February 21 and May 1 will be notified of their status on June 1.
Those who applied between August 3 and October 2 will be notified of their status during the week of Veterans Day.
Can my child apply for these scholarships?
Children of veterans are not eligible for Lowe’s scholarships. However, AMVETS has other scholarships available for children of veterans.