$2,800
Avg. Amount Awarded
212
Days
July 15 2019
Application Deadline
500
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

The grant is for eligible Wisconsin veterans enrolled at approved schools who have not yet earned a BS/BA. Reimburses up to 120 credits or eight semesters at the UW Madison rate for the same number of credits taken in one semester or term. The number of credits or semesters is based on length of time serving on active duty in the armed forces (active duty for training does not apply). Application is due no later than 60 days after the course start date. The student must earn a 2.0 or better for the semester. An eligible veteran will have entered active duty as a Wisconsin resident or lived in state for twelve consecutive months since entering active duty.

Amount Details

$1,340
Low Amount Awarded
$4,000
High Amount Awarded
$1,400,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 18 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 75 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have hearing, learning, physical or visual disabilities
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Wisconsin
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Minnesota, Wisconsin
  • Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of the U.S. Air Force Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of the U.S. Air Force National Guard Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of the U.S. Army Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of the U.S. Army National Guard

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Contact Miss Leslie Ann Busby-Amegashie
Agency Liaison and Regional Coordinator
leslie.busby-amegashie@dva.wisconsin.gov
Tel: 800-947-8387 ext. 63575
Fax: 608-267-0403 ext. 3575 Address 201 West Washington Avenue
PO Box 7843
Madison, WI 53707-7843