Student Spotlight: Kamryn Dey

As a Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (Fallen Patriots) scholarship recipient, Kamryn was given the opportunity to complete a summer internship with vineyard vines in the Customer Care department.

Why You Should Study Abroad in College

Studying abroad is one of the most exciting opportunities to take advantage of during college.  As students explore new places and experience new cultures, they gain a better understanding of themselves and the world. 

Student Spotlight: Sebastian Niuman

“Fallen Patriots has tremendously helped and impacted my life for the better.  From helping financially with books to putting me in contact Kaiser Aluminum, I am so grateful,” said Sebastian.

Student Spotlight: Patrick Foster

With the help of Fallen Patriots, Patrick Jr. is studying finance at Georgetown University. After graduation he hopes to begin a career with the government at either the Treasury Department or the Federal Reserve.

Student Spotlight: Kelsi Johnson

Kelsi is studying Families Studies at Weber State University.  She plans to go into the field of therapy/counseling to help others overcome hardships and reach their full potential. 

Fallen Patriots Scholars Now 2019 Staff Members

Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (Fallen Patriots) is proud to introduce our new scholarship administrators, Alyssa Hill and Madison Roussel.  These women are former Fallen Patriots scholarship recipients who are dedicated to helping other military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. 

Fallen Patriots Scholar's Summer Internship Lessons

In the Fall, Cassidy will return to Colorado State University where she also interns with the university’s athletics social media department.  Her future career goals are to work in sports public relations and community outreach.

Student Spotlight: Madison Roussel

“I’m a first generation college graduate and I know my Dad would be proud of me for achieving something he and my family worked hard for me to have access to.”

Student Spotlight: Shelby Duessel

“Fallen Patriots has been a supportive, reliable organization that has given me the opportunity to achieve my academic goals. The stress of college has been drastically decreased by the assistance they have provided me with.”

Student Spotlight: Trinity Bounds

“Fallen Patriots has impacted my life so much.  Without their gracious assistance, I would be really struggling with money to get through college. They have really helped me start out my journey in college very smoothly, and I am so beyond grateful.”

Student Spotlight: Koby Schild

One of Koby’s fondest memories of his dad revolves around the Fourth of July.  Every year they would go buy fireworks together then hang out in the driveway shooting them off until they were gone. 

Student Spotlight: Aaron Booker

“Fallen Patriots has honestly been a blessing because they make you feel like your loss is not forgotten.  Every time I get an e-mail from them, it reminds me of my father and honestly feels like him blessing me even in death.” 

Student Spotlight: Morgan Belser

“My Dad would be proud of me for making it this far in my academic career.  Fallen Patriots has given me opportunities I did not even know I had!”

Student Spotlight: Taylor Lee

“Fallen Patriots helped me get through college. My mom is a single parent and she has done everything on her own. If Fallen Patriots was not there to assist us, I probably would not have gone to college.”

Educational Spotlight: How to Network in College

The possibilities are endless for individuals who understand the power of networking.   We are proud to help our scholarship recipients make the most of the college experience by taking advantage of career development opportunities.

Student Spotlight: Connor McCracken

Connor plans to start his own company to provide drone services to local emergency response organizations, engineering companies and realtors. 

Donate to Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation this Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to honor and recognize the sacrifices made by those who have died to protect our freedom.  It is crucial to always remember these brave heroes by taking care of the approximate 20,000 children who have been left behind over the last 35 years. 

Student Spotlight: Madison Swisher

With the help of Fallen Patriots, Madison is studying psychology and anthropology at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Her goal is to become a psychologist who helps diagnose developmentally disabled children.