Spouse Tuition Aid Program
The Spouse Tuition Aid Program (STAP) awards spouses of Marines who are stationed overseas up to:
$1,500 for a vocational certificate or undergraduate courses each academic year.
$1,750 for graduate courses each academic year.
For undergraduate students, get up to $300 each term, up to $1,500 each academic year.
For graduate students, get up to $350 each term, up to $1,750 each academic year.
Spouses do not need to be enrolled full time to be eligible.
The program will pay up to half of a spouse's tuition.
Spouses must meet the two requirements below to be eligible. If you are elgible, AllMilitary.com can help you find schools where you can use Spouse Tuition Aid.
They must be living with their Marine spouse overseas.
They must be enrolled in an on-base educational program.
Awards are based on financial need.
To apply, contact the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) office nearest your base. Offices are located in:
- Guam, Marianas Islands
- Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
- London, U.K.
- Naples, Italy
- Okinawa, Japan
- Roosevelt Roads, Ceiba, Puerto Rico
- Rota, Spain
- Sigonella, Italy
- Yokosuk, Japan