Veteran's Emergency Fund:

Supports GSU student veteran's with immediate educational funding needs up to $250. These micro grants shall be awarded on an “as-needed” basis.


1)      Must be a degree seeking student veteran enrolled at Governors State University;

2)      Must have requisite documents on file with the University verifying veteran status;

3)      Must provide document of the shortfall and need of micro-grant

Not Eligible:

1)     Community Honors Scholars

2)     Employees of the University, excluding students receiving financial aid or state funds

For additional information contact the Veterans Resource Center at or 708-235-7597


Click here to complete a Veteran's Emergency Fund Application Form


For Donations to the Veteran's Emergency Fund or the Veteran Excellence Fund:

Please complete our online donation form at