North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs/North Carolina Veterans Scholarships Class II

Awards for children of veterans rated by USDVA as much as 20 percent but less than 100 percent disabled due to wartime service as defined in the law, or awarded Purple Heart Medal for wounds received. Parent must have been a North Carolina resident at time of entry into service. Duration of the scholarship is four academic years (8 semesters) if used within 8 years. Free tuition and exemption from certain mandatory fees as set forth in the law in Public, Community and Technical Colleges.


Award Amount $4,500
Number of Awards 100
Application Deadline March 1
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency North Carolina
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College North Carolina
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is required


Organization Assistant Secretary
North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs
Address 325 North Salisbury Street
City, State, Zip Raleigh, NC 27603
Telephone (919) 733-3851
Fax (919) 733-2834
Web Site Web site
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