College Scholarships for Children of veterans disabled from service

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  • Offered by
    1st Marine Division Association Inc.
    410 Pier View Way
    Oceanside, CA 92054
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be dependents of honorably discharged veterans of the 1st Marine Division or units attached to or supporting the Division who are now deceased or totally and permanently disabled for any reason. Applicants must attend an accredited university as full-time undergraduate students.
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  • Offered by
    California Department of Veterans Affairs
    1227 O Street
    Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be the children, spouses, unmarried surviving spouses or registered domestic partners of veterans who are deceased or totally disabled due to service-related causes. The veteran must have served during a qualifying war period, and the child must be under 27 years of age (30 if the child is a veteran). There is no age limit for spouses or domestic partners. Children of veterans who have a service-connected disability, had one at the time of death or died of service-related causes may qualify if their income is at or below the national poverty level. In this case, there is no age limit.
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January 13
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$500
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    American Legion, Department of Michigan
    212 N. Verlinden Avenue, Ste. A
    Lansing, MI 48915
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of Michigan who are planning to attend a Michigan college or university and who are the sons or daughters or grandchildren of veterans. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and must have demonstrated financial need. Applicants must provide proof of a parent's military service record and an indication of their abilities to fulfill their goals and intentions. They should send scholarship information to their county district committee person.
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March 1
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  • Offered by
    Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation
    AMVETS Department of Illinois
    2200 South Sixth Street
    Springfield, IL 62703
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Illinois high school seniors who have been accepted into a nursing program or students who are already attending nursing school in Illinois. They must have financial need and a satisfactory academic record, character and activity record. Dependents of deceased or disabled veterans receive priority.
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March 15
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    Jon C. Ladda Memorial Foundation
    P.O. Box 55
    Unionville, CT 06085
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be children of United States Naval Academy graduates or Navy members who served in the submarine service. The Navy member or Academy graduate must have died on active duty or have 100 percent disability and be medically retired. Applicants must also be accepted and enroll in an accredited institution of higher learning.
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  • Offered by
    Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs
    1885 Wooddale Boulevard
    P.O. Box 94095
    Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9095
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be children or surviving spouses of United States Armed Forces veterans who died or became at least 90 percent disabled in service or from a service-connected disability incurred during wartime. Deceased veterans must have been a Louisiana resident for at least 12 months before entering the service, and disabled veterans must have lived in the state at least 24 months prior to the dependent's admission into the program. Spouses must use the program within 10 years of establishing eligibility, and children must be between 16 and 25 years of age.
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Up to full tuition plus living expenses
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  • Offered by
    New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
    99 Washington Avenue
    Albany, NY 12255
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Military personnel must have been injured on or after August 2, 1990, and they must have been New York state residents at the time of the injury.
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Prior to the start of any term
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Full tuition
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    Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs
    State Service Office
    5631 S. 48 Street
    Lincoln, NE 68516
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be the children, stepchildren, spouses or widows of veterans who died of a service-connected injury or illness, became totally and permanently disabled as a result of military service or was classified as MIA or POW during armed conflict after August 4th, 1964. They must be Nebraska residents and attend a state college, university or community college.
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  • Offered by
    Department of Veterans Affairs
    Veterans Benefits Administration
    810 Vermont Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20420
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be dependents of a North Dakota veteran who was killed in action, died or became disabled because of a service-connected injury, was a prisoner of war or was declared missing in action. Students must enroll in a North Dakota public institution of higher learning and earn their degree or certificate within 45 months or ten semesters.
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    New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
    99 Washington Avenue
    Albany, NY 12255
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a parent who served in the United States Armed Forces during Afghanistan, the Persian Gulf, Vietnam or Korean Conflicts, World War I or II or as a Merchant Seaman during World War II. The parent must be or have been a resident of New York State and have died or suffered a disability of 40 percent or more as a result of service, been classified as missing in action or been a prisoner of war. Students with a parent who has received the expeditionary medal for participation in operations in Lebanon, Grenada or Panama and students born with spina bifida whose parent is a Vietnam Veteran are also eligible.
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July 1
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$6,994-77 percent of full tuition
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  • Offered by
    South Carolina Office of Veterans Affairs
    VA Regional Office Building, Room 141
    1801 Assembly Street
    Columbia, SC 29201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Veterans must have been killed, injured, taken prisoner, pronounced missing in action or awarded the Purple Heart or Congressional Medal of Honor. Students must attend a state-supported college, university or technical school in South Carolina. Applicants must be 25 years old or younger.
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January 13
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$500
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    American Legion, Department of Michigan
    212 N. Verlinden Avenue, Ste. A
    Lansing, MI 48915
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be sons, daughters or grandchildren of war-time veterans, residents of Michigan, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and plan to attend a college or university. Scholarships are based on financial need, academic standing and applicants' goals. Applicants must also provide proof of a parent's military service record. They should send scholarship information to the county district committee person.
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