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POW-MIA Tuition Benefit Program


The POW-MIA Tuition Benefit Program is open to any child born or adopted before or during the period his or her parent was officially declared a prisoner of war (POW) or person missing in action (MIA) after Jan. 1, 1960. The child must attend either a public or private institution in NJ. A copy of DD 1300 must be furnished with the application. Please contact the Veterans Benefits Bureau for more information and inquiries about the application.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New Jersey
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New Jersey
  • 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

Contact Alicia Kagan
Tel: 609-441-3060
Fax: 609-441-3899 Address 1008 Absecon Boulevard
Atlantic City, NJ 08625-0340