The Bennie Adkins Foundation is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization not associated with the military services. Our purpose is to provide educational scholarships to deserving Special Forces non-commissioned officers seeking higher education as a means of assisting in their transition into civilian life. Scholarship funds can be used for tuition, books, fees, room and board, and other direct associated costs of higher education Funds will be transferred directly to the accredited institution.
Eligible candidates must be active-duty Special Forces soldiers, have recently separated within the last five years, or be retired within the previous five years.
The applicant must have been accepted by or already attending an accredited college, university, or vocational institution.
Please complete all sections of the application online using the form below.
For more information please contact by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicant must submit a current and accurate ERB, ORB, STP, or DD214 with application.
Please submit a copy of your college acceptance letter if this is your first semester, or most recent college transcripts.
Applicant must submit a personal statement (500 – 1000 words) explaining need, use of scholarship, and transition plan. Tell us about yourself and your Special Forces service.
Educational Scholarship Application