Scholarships and Grants
Several WV Colleges and Universities now offer reduced tuition rates and/or scholarships for dependents of National Guardsmen.
- Scholarship for Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan
Scholarship Information for Military Families
- General Scholarship Search Sites
- West Virginia Veterans Re-Education Act Fund
- National Military Family Association
NMFA has introduced a comprehensive education and employment resource center for spouses and children of United States military services. You'll find resources, links, scholarships, employment information, as well as education opportunities and more.
- Military.Com Education
- Academic Competitiveness Grant
An Academic Competitiveness Grant will provide up to $750 for the first year of undergraduate study and up to $1,300 for the second year of undergraduate study to full-time students who are eligible for a Federal Pell Grant and who had successfully completed a rigorous high school program, as determined by the state or local education agency and recognized by the Secretary of Education.
Second year students must also have maintained a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0. The program will be available for the first time for the 2006-07 school year for first year students who graduated from high school after Jan uary 1, 2006 and for second year students who graduated from high school after Jan uary 1, 2005. The Academic Competitiveness Grant award is in addition to the student's Pell Grant award.
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