Huntington Ingalls Industries Scholarship Fund

In March of 2016, HII President and CEO Mike Petters announced that the company was establishing a scholarship fund to provide educational assistance for children of HII employees.

HII Scholarship FundThe Huntington Ingalls Industries Scholarship Fund is for dependent children of eligible HII employees enrolled in post-secondary college education (two or four-year programs) and pre-kindergarten school readiness programs. It is administered by Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America.

Individual award amounts will range from $1,500 annually for selected students enrolled in a two-year college program to $3,000 per year for selected students enrolled in a four-year program. The fund also awards scholarships of up to $3,000 towards pre-school education costs.

Application and Program Information

Applications will open again in first quarter 2017.

To Donate

Anyone can contribute to the HII Scholarship Fund. Donations currently accepted by check only. Mail your check, payable to:

Scholarship America
P.O. Box 86
Minneapolis, MN 55486-2719

Please indicate on the check or cover letter that your are designating your contribution to the HII Scholarship Fund. Within two weeks of receipt of your tax deductible contribution to Scholarship America, you will receive a confirmation letter from Scholarship America.


Sept. 14, 2016: HII awards 78 educational scholarships to pre-kindergarten and post-secondary students. Read the news release