POW-MIA Tuition Benefit Program

Sponsor: New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs

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Free undergraduate college tuition provided to any child born or adopted before or during the period of time his or her parent was officially declared a prisoner of war or person missing in action after January 1, 1960. The POW-MIA must have been a New Jersey resident at the time he or she entered the service. Child of veteran must attend either a public or private institution in New Jersey. A copy of DD 1300 must be furnished with the application. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must study full-time
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Military service in any armed service branch is required
  • Restricted to residents of New Jersey
  • Restricted to students studying in New Jersey

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