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Scholarship Details

Child of an American Veteran Scholarship


  • The legal child (natural or adoptive) of a disabled veteran of any branch of U.S. military service who is either a:
    • U.S. high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. or
    • U.S. student currently attending or enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate degree program, with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 15, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.
  • Submit proof of parent’s veteran status and your current transcript.
  • Submit a 500-word essay that answers one of the following:
    • How did growing up in a military family inspire your education and career aspirations?
    • What advice would you give to a younger child growing up in a military family?
    • What do you believe is the single most important thing our society can do to help veterans and their families?

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 12/15/2018

Amount: $1,500

Online Application Available

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