Gilman-McCain Scholarship 

Welcome to the Gilman-McCain Scholarship Application for Undergraduate Children of Active Duty Service Members

The Gilman-McCain Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona.

The U.S. Department of State’s Gilman-McCain Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for undergraduate child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs. Developed under the framework of the State Department’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program, the John McCain International Scholarship for the Children of Military Families (Gilman-McCain Scholarship) is open to eligible students enrolled at accredited U.S. colleges and universities who receive any type of Title IV federal financial aid.

For more information on the Gilman-McCain Scholarship, please visit our website.

The Gilman-McCain Scholarship application is currently open for students who are studying/interning during January 2020 - October 2020. All applications are due by 11:59 pm Pacific Time.