New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs/POW-MIA Tuition Benefit Program

Free undergraduate college tuition provided to any child born or adopted before or during the period of time his or her parent was officially declared a prisoner of war or person missing in action after January 1, 1960. The POW-MIA must have been a New Jersey resident at the time he or she entered the service. Child of veteran must attend either a public or private institution in New Jersey. A copy of DD 1300 must be furnished with the application. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Award Information

Award Amount
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
New Jersey
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
New Jersey
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Grants Manager
New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
Address
PO Box 340
City, State, Zip
Trenton, NJ , 08625-0340
Telephone
(609) 530-6854
E-mail
patricia.richter@njdmava.state.nj.us
Website
Website

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