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What do I need to submit a scholarship application?

Applicants must complete the Folded Flag Foundation application and submit to us, along with required documents, by fax at 904-337-7022 or by email at FoldedFlag@FoldedFlagFoundation.org.

You can also mail to the following address:

The Folded Flag Foundation, Inc.
Scholarship Applications
601 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32204

When are the deadlines for submitting my application?

Scholarship applications are accepted through May 15 of each year, with scholarships awarded in time for the Fall semester enrollment of the same year.

How will I know if my application has been accepted?

Applicants will be notified by July 15 each year via U.S. Postal Service and/or email.

How is The Folded Flag Foundation funded?

Corporate sponsors Black Knight Financial Services and ServiceLink underwrite all administrative costs, enabling 100% of ALL donations to go directly to the qualifying families. 

How can I help the Folded Flag Foundation?

In addition to your financial contribution, the Folded Flag Foundation is always in need of ambassadors to promote awareness of the Folded Flag Foundation and volunteer at Folded Flag Foundation events. Please share the mission of the Folded Flag Foundation with your friends and family, and use our social media outlets to stay informed and promote our cause. For more information on how you can help, please email info@foldedflagfoundation.org.

Who is eligible to receive benefits from The Folded Flag Foundation?

To qualify for The Folded Flag Foundation scholarship program, applicants must be the spouse or child (age 0 to 26) of: (1) U.S. military personnel or (2) U.S. Government personnel who lost their lives as a result of hostile action or in an accident related to U.S. combat operations.

Soldiers handing off U.S. folded flag.

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