Each year the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of higher education in diverse areas of study including history, economics, law, political science, medicine, nursing, occupational and physical therapy, elementary and secondary education, chemistry, math, science and English.
DAR’s scholarships are awarded and judged without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, or disability.
- Applicants must be citizens of the United States.
- Applicants must attend or plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States.
- All multi-year scholarships, typically renewable up to four years, must be for consecutive years of attendance.
- Awards are based on academic excellence, commitment to the field of study, and/or financial need, or other restrictions on specific scholarships.
- Awards are placed on deposit with the recipient’s college or university and any unused portion shall be returned to the DAR.
- Applicants are only eligible to receive one scholarship from the DAR.
New for 2019! The DAR Scholarship Committee Now Has an Online Submission Process
DAR is pleased to announce beginning in August 2019, all students applying for scholarships offered by the DAR Scholarship Committee will submit their applications using an online application process. Emailed or mailed applications will no longer be accepted.
To Apply For DAR Scholarships . . .
Scholarship applications for the 2020 academic year are accepted August 1, 2019 through February 15, 2020 at midnight (Eastern Standard Time).
Scholarship applications submitted before August 1, 2019 will not be processed and will need to be re-entered for consideration.
- General Scholarship Information
- General Scholarship
- Daughters and Sons of DAR Members Scholarship
- History, Economics, Government & Political Science Scholarships
- Medical, Nursing and Occupational/Physical Therapy Scholarships
- Elementary and Secondary Teacher Education Scholarships
- Specific Scholarships
- American Indian Scholarships
- DAR Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest