$2,894
Avg. Amount Awarded
200
Days
July 1 2019
Application Deadline
47
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

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.

Amount Details

$1,500
Low Amount Awarded
$6,000
High Amount Awarded
$136,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • 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

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Contact Ms. Kathleen M Mumma
Secretary and Treasurer
kmumma@needhamco.com
Tel: 212-705-0293 Address The Needham Group, Inc.
250 Park Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10177