Our Programs


The Defense Intelligence Memorial Foundation (DIMF) offers scholarships to the children of fallen intelligence officers in the Defense Intelligence Enterprise. The children of Federal contractors are not eligible for DIMF programs.

We consider the Defense Intelligence Enterprise to include:

  • Defense Intelligence Agency

  • National Security Agency

  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

  • National Reconnaissance Office

  • Service Intelligence Components

  • Combatant Commands

Application Process

To get started, we ask you to fill-out the short application on the right-hand side of this page.

After you submit this form, a member of our staff will reach out to you to discuss the next steps.


The Foundation evaluates application packets which include:

  • Completed application form,

  • Copy of a state-certified birth certificate,

  • Proof of the loved one’s former employment in the Defense Intelligence Enterprise (e.g, Standard Form 50), and

  • Written or video essay on the scholarship candidate’s educational goals and aspirations.

Apply today

If you believe you or someone you know is eligible to receive a scholarship, please use our application form below.

Your Name *
Your Name
Your Phone Number *
Your Phone Number
Name of the Fallen Intelligence Officer *
Name of the Fallen Intelligence Officer
Service Organization Designation *
What intelligence organization did you loved one serve?
Date of Passing *
Date of Passing
When did your loved one pass?
Name of Scholarship Applicant *
Name of Scholarship Applicant
Who is applying for the scholarship? Multiple applicants are required to fill-out separate applications
Birth Date of Scholarship Applicant
Birth Date of Scholarship Applicant
Please let us know what time of day is best for our staff to contact you.

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