Welcome to the SOAR database
SOAR, Scholarships and Other Award Resources, is a searchable online database of funding opportunities for current students at all levels as well as recent graduates. Please review the recommendations below for conducting a search based on your needs, interests and eligibility.
The Pat Tillman Foundation invests in military veterans and their spouses through academic scholarships – building a diverse community of leaders committed to service to others. The scholarship covers educational expenses, including tuition and fees, books and living expenses.
Selection as a Tillman Scholar is merit-based. Each Tillman Scholar’s financial award amount is determined on a case-by-case basis.
The following candidates may apply to become a Tillman Scholar:
Veteran and active-duty military service members
Honorably discharged of pre-and post-9/11 service
From all branches of the U.S. Military including National Guard and Reserve
Current spouses of veterans or active-duty service members, including surviving spouses
Service members or spouses pursuing a degree as a full-time* student:
Undergraduate (Bachelor’s or above)
Graduate or professional degree
At a public or private, U.S.-based accredited institution
Student applies directly
Eligible to Apply:
Undergraduate: At any level
Graduate: At any level
Scholarship / Fellowship
Academic Year (Undergraduate)
Academic Year (Graduate)
Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Open to all fields
June 23, 2017