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 Information

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

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
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

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Assistant Secretary
North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs
Address
325 North Salisbury Street
City, State, Zip
Raleigh, NC , 27603
Telephone
(919) 733-3851
E-mail
charlie.smith@ncmail.net
Website
Website

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