The Fund is designed to benefit the children and dependents of the victims who lost their lives as a result of the September 11th, 2001 terror attacks. The purpose of the Fund is to ensure that the victimsÔÇÖ children are provided with an opportunity for a private secondary and/or college-level education.
Awarding of funds is based upon a combination of the applicantÔÇÖs financial need, scholastic abilities, and community/civic involvement. To be considered for an award, an applicant must have a current cumulative GPA of 2.50 or equivalent, and household pre-September 11th adjusted gross income must be less than $125,000. Applications are reviewed on a case-by-case basis in an objective, non-discriminatory manner.
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an undergraduate student or a graduate student
a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- Restricted to survivors or dependents of people who died, are missing or were disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
- Citizenship requirements: US
- Both full-time and part-time students
How to Apply
What you'll need:
Financial Need Analysis
Ms. Kathleen M. Mumma
Secretary and Treasurer
The Needham Group, Inc.
250 Park Avenue, 10th Floor