The Fort Benning Chapter awards, at a minimum, 2 scholarships annually. Each of the scholarships is $1,000.; annually. Applications, received by the deadline, are evaluated based on academics, extra curricular activities, and relationship to a MOAA Member. Applications are processed during the month of April and winners are announced in May, of each year. Occasionally additional scholarships are made available, based on special donations to the Fort Benning Chapter.

We are currently seeking Scholarship Applications, for the Fall 2015 College Entrance.

Link to Scholarship Process and Application.


The scholarship committee received a number of highly qualified packets and completed their selection process. There were special presentations and now it is time to solicit new applications.

$1,000 Winners: Megan Feret (COL Hallock Memorial Scholarship); Wyatt Peterson; and Orrin Suich

$500 Winners: made possible by an anonymous donor; Trevor Dempsey, and Kevin Harford


MOAA National Announces 3 Scholarship Award Winners in the Fort Benning Chapter Area:

The Fort Benning Chapter proudly recognizes the following students from our area who competed for MOAA National Scholarships or special support, and are recipients from MOAA National, announced September 2014:

Aaron M Rifkin $5,000 American Patriot Grant
Kelly A Shannon $5,000 Interest Free Loan & $500 Scholarship
Ian L Rodriguez $5,500 Interest Free Loan


We are extremely PROUD of these young Americans and their accomplishments.

For 2015 – We would like to see the name of your relative.