Veteran's Resources


Scholarship for Veterans and Military families

College Scholarship for Military Veterans

The George and Gwendolyn Goodin Scholarship Fund - 2014 application deadline was March 7, 2014. Check back in January 2015 to apply for the 2015-2016 scholarship.

The George and Gwendolyn Goodin Endowment Fund provides one-year college and university scholarships to Napa County residents who are military veterans, or Napa County residents who are dependents of military veterans who died while in active service. The number of scholarships awarded and the amount of each scholarship will be determined by the Fund’s Scholarship Selection Committee, and the value of each scholarship will typically range from $1,000 to $5,000.

Marines Memorial Scholarships

In April 2014, The Marines' Memorial Association, an organization that is open to veterans of all military branches who served honorably in the military, will award $35,000 in scholarships to military veterans. A membership with The Marines' Memorial Association is not required for applicants of The Hammer Family Scholarship and The Marines Memorial Tribute Scholarship.

The scholarship application deadline date is April 23, 2014.

Here are 2 of the Scholarship Funds Available for Veterans

THE HAMMER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP - (5) of these scholarships are available in the amount of $5,000 each. All eligible U.S. Veterans who wish to study in the fields of Math, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, or Engineering (Aerospace, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing, Materials, or Mechanical) are welcome to apply. James and Linda Hammer are Benefactor Members of the Marines' Memorial Association and are eager to assist student Veterans committed to advancing their education.

Link to The Hammer Family Scholarship online Application -

THE MARINES' MEMORIAL TRIBUTE SCHOLARSHIP - (4) Scholarships are available in the amount of $2,500 each. The Marines Memorial Tribute Scholarship is available for military personnel leaving full time service and entering an undergraduate college program. All US military personnel who have transitioned from Active Duty to reserve or civilian status within the past 3 years may apply.

Link to The Marines' Memorial Tribute Scholarship online Application:

For More Information Call The Marines' Memorial Association Scholarship Help Desk at: 415-830-9820