$5,367
Avg. Amount Awarded
240
Days
July 15 2019
Application Deadline
121
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Other - Birth and death certificate, disability papers
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Description

Scholarship for dependents of deceased or 100 percent disabled U.S. Armed Forces personnel; the son, daughter, or surviving spouse of a victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks who died as a result of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the attack on the Pentagon in Virginia, or the crash of United Airlines Flight 93 in Pennsylvania; a POW/MIA of the Vietnam Conflict or his/her son or daughter; the son, daughter or surviving spouse (who has not remarried) of a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who died in the line of duty; or a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who was 100 percent disabled in the line of duty. Must be Maryland resident at time of disability. Submit applicable VA certification. Must be at least 16 years of age and attend Maryland institution.

Amount Details

$7,200
Low Amount Awarded
$9,000
High Amount Awarded
$649,392
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 16 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 24 years old
  • CheckmarkRestricted to survivors or dependents of people who died, are missing or were disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Maryland
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Maryland
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Other - Birth and death certificate, disability papers
Contact Linda Asplin
Office of Student Financial Assistance
lasplin@mhec.state.md.us
Tel: 410-260-4563
Fax: 410-260-3203 Address 839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400
Annapolis, MD 21401-3013