Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
206
Days
June 30 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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New York Vietnam/Persian Gulf/Afghanistan Veterans Tuition Awards

Description

Veterans Tuition Awards (VTA) are awards for full-time study and part-time study for eligible veterans matriculated in an approved program at an undergraduate or graduate degree-granting institution or in an approved vocational training program in New York State (NYS). The applicant must be a legal resident of NYS and have resided in NYS for 12 continuous months prior to the beginning of the term; must have graduated from high school in the United States, earned a high school equivalency diploma by passing a Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) formally known as a GED, or passed a federally approved "Ability to Benefit" test as defined by the Commissioner of the State Education Department; must be in a non-default status on a student loan made under any NYS or federal education loan program or repayment of any state award; must be discharged under honorable conditions from the U.S. Armed Forces. Kindly visit the sponsorÔÇÖs website for more information.

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
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New York
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New York
  • 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:

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  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
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Contact scholarships@hesc.ny.gov
Tel: 888-697-4372