National Scholarship Program

The Military Order of the Purple Heart, (MOPH) Scholarship Program is a competitive scholarship program that awards approximately eighty (80) scholarships to Purple Heart recipients and their spouses, children, and grandchildren each year.

In addition, one of the recipients of the MOPH Scholarship is also selected to receive the Navy Seal LT. Michael P. Murphy Memorial Award. LT. Michael P. Murphy was killed in action in 2005 in Afghanistan and was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroic actions. This scholarship is awarded in his memory and funded by the Lieutenant Michael P. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Foundation of Riverhead, New York.

Complete Scholarship Program Requirements: Click Here

 If you have any questions about the MOPH Scholarship Program, please contact the Scholarship Chairwoman or Mr. Stewart McKeown at MOPH Headquarters (703)-642-5360 or Email:

2016 MOPH Scholarship Program Results: Click Here to see the list of scholarship recipients for the 2016 MOPH Scholarship Program.

Wendy Buckingham
National Scholarship Committee Chairwoman
501-804-9170
scholarshipchairwoman@purpleheart.org