THE MILITARY ORDER OF THE STARS AND BARS Honoring our Confederate ancestors since 1938        
Scholarship Program


The Military Order of Stars and Bars has established a college scholarship program for genealogically proven: (1) descendants of Confederate Officers; (2) descendants of the Confederate Executive or Legislative branches of government; and (3) descendants of members of the Confederate States' legislatures, judiciary, and executive branches of government.

The MOS&B Scholarship Program annually awards the merit based scholarships to worthy individuals who meet eligibility requirements and have been judged on information submitted by the applicant.

The General Executive Council has determined that each Department scholarship awarded will be in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1,000). The number of scholarships awarded each year will be determined by the GEC.

The Scholarships are named as follows:
The General Robert E. Lee Scholarship shall be awarded to applicants residing in the Army of Northern Virginia.
The Lt. General Nathan B. Forrest Scholarship shall be awarded to applicants residing in the Army of Tennessee.
The Major General Patrick R. Cleburne Scholarship shall be awarded to applicants residing in the Army of Trans-Mississippi.


Academic Scholarship Requirements

2023 MOS&B Scholarship Notice

Scholarship Application Form


The Illinois Society, MOS&B has announced the Holman Scholarship, which is a renewable scholarship of $1,000 for undergraduate and graduate students at an accredited college or university. Students who meet the eligibility requirements for membership in the MOS&B may apply. Applications are due by May 31. Please contact Compatriot Barr for more information.

James F. Barr, DCS, P ADJ GEN, CDR IL SOC MOS&B 3162 North Broadway Ste 200 Chicago, IL 60657 773-755-2748 (fax773-755-2749)
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