Dozens of universities, BSA local councils, and religious, civic, and military organizations offer college scholarships to Eagle Scouts. Some scholarships are needs-based; others are merit-based. Some go to every Eagle Scout applicant; others are highly competitive.

The National Eagle Scout Association directory lists those scholarships for which NESA had information. We will update the directory as new scholarships appear or as information changes. We welcome your suggestions or corrections; send them to

All the scholarship described here are subject to change. For the latest information, contact the awarding agency.

Note: The following organizations no longer provide Eagle Scout scholarships:

  • Elks National Foundation/Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks of the USA
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity
  • Lambuth University