College Scholarships

 Applications for the 2024 Scholarship Program are now open.
The 2024 Scholarship Program will open in December. 

Click on the link below to download instructions:

Application Instructions

Students may also CLICK HERE to access the Scholarship Portal to create their account to submit application materials.


 To be eligible, students must:

  1. Be a graduating high school senior or college student enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student (taking at least 12 credits per semester) for the Fall 2024/Spring 2025 academic year at an accredited 2- or 4-year college/university in the United States.
  2. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 unweighted grading scale. The student's school must mail an official academic transcript to verify the student's GPA information. College students must use their college transcript. Mail transcripts to: Former Agents of the FBI Foundation, 3717 Fettler Park Drive, Dumfries, VA 22025 by February 20, 2024.  
  3. Be a U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident.
  4. Be the CHILD or GRANDCHILD of an active member of the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI. (Society membership number is required.) If the Society member is deceased, membership must have been current at the time of death.
  5. Students who are the CHILD of an active member of the FBI National Academy Associates (NAA) may apply for the George A. Zeiss Memorial Scholarship. (NAA Membership number is required.) Society membership is not required.
  6. If you have previously received a Scholarship award or Skilled Trades Grant from our Foundation, you may not apply again.

For questions, email [email protected] or call the Foundation Office at (703) 291-3736.
Also check out the Scholarship FAQs.


Foundation Scholarship Awards

Unless otherwise noted, multiple awards are made of each of the following scholarships.
However, a student may only receive ONE scholarship award.

Financial Need
For Children and Grandchildren of Society Members
William H. Webster Financial Need Scholarship
Robert S. Mueller Financial Need Scholarship

For Children and Grandchildren of Society Members
Clarence M. Kelley Leadership Scholarship
Louis J. Freeh Leadership Scholarship
Lawrence G. Lawler Memorial Scholarship
Daniel and Tessy Grove Memorial Scholarship
Peter L. O'Neill Scholarship
Weysan Dun and Linda S. Wojtan Leadership Scholarship
J. Edgar Hoover Foundation Leadership Scholarship
FBINAA Charitable Foundation Youth Leadership Scholarship
Michael R. and Janice K. Fedarcyk Scholarship

Cartha D. DeLoach Leadership Scholarship
For Children of Society Members

George A. Zeiss Memorial Scholarship
For Children of active members of the FBI National Academy Associates