Scholarships

The Foundation provides two types of scholarship assistance.

  • DePuy Scholarships, named for General William E. DePuy, the 1st Infantry Division Commanding General who started the program during the Vietnam War, are provided for children of soldiers killed in combat or training accidents while serving in a unit assigned or attached to the 1st Infantry Division and authorized to wear the 1st Infantry Division patch. More than 1,300 of these scholarships have been awarded.
    Click here for information on how to apply.

    For more information, contact Rosemary Wirs at Fdn1ID@aol.com or write to 1st Infantry Division Foundation, PO Box 607 Ambler, PA 19002.

  • Huebner Scholarships, named for Lieutenant General Clarence L. Huebner, who commanded the Big Red One during World War II, are competitive scholarships for children and grandchildren of former members of the Division as well as children of active-duty 1st Infantry Division soldiers.
    Click here for information on how to apply and the application form.
    Click here to see the list of current year recipients
    Click here for letters from recipients