The Institute offers U.S. government personnel in the military, diplomatic, and intelligence fields up to $2,500 off tuition per semester. Those eligible for this scholarship include: all active, reserve, and retired U.S. military personnel; U.S. diplomatic personnel; and U.S. intelligence community personnel. Students receiving this scholarship must be enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester. Students must demonstrate that they do not receive tuition reimbursement from their employer.

To qualify, you must demonstrate financial need and submit documentation verifying (1) your current status in the armed forces, diplomatic or intelligence communities and (2) that your service or agency cannot reimburse you for the full cost of tuition. Returning students must have received at least a 3.33 GPA during the previous academic year in order to qualify. Students receiving the scholarship for both the fall and spring semesters must receive at least a 3.33 GPA in the fall semester in order to maintain financial aid for the spring semester.


Application for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Deadlines
Fall 2008: August 1
Spring 2009: December 5
Summer 2009: May 1

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Financial Aid at or 202-462-2101.