Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
137
Days
September 1 2021
Application Deadline
Yes
Renewable
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Higher Education Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans

Description

This program provides $2,500 scholarships to children of New Hampshire service members who died on active duty or of service-connected disabilities to attend New Hampshire public colleges and universities. The funds are to be used for room, board, books, and supplies at New Hampshire public colleges and universities. Since 1981, the Legislature has also allowed qualified children of fallen veterans to receive free tuition through the University System of New Hampshire and Community College System of New Hampshire. For more information about the application process and records needed to qualify, contact Patricia Edes at the Division of Higher Education via email at patricia.edes@doe.nh.gov.

Amount Details

$2,500
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate 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 25 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study part-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Hampshire
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New Hampshire
  • Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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Contact Jeffrey S. Newman
Administrator
Jeffrey.Newman@doe.nh.gov
Tel: 603-271-3495
Fax: 603-271-1953 Address 101 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301