Appalachian Warrior Fund Scholarship

The Appalachian Warrior Fund Scholarship is a needs-based scholarship that honors veterans and their families. It will award at least one $1000 scholarship annually to any eligible, honorably discharged and disabled veteran or child of a disabled veteran who has been admitted and enrolled at Appalachian State University. The total number of annual award distributions will be based on the availability of funds. 


  • veterans must have a 10-50% disability rating awarded by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • veterans must pocess a minimum 2.8 GPA, children must pocess a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • veterans and children must be North Carolina residents
  • veterans must provide proof of discharge status and disability rating

Applications for military-affiliated scholarships are housed within ASAP - the Appalachian Scholarship Application Portal.