Public Safety Officers Survivor Grant
Sponsored by: Minnesota Office of Higher Education Division of Student Financial Aid
Applicant must be the dependent child under age 23 (or under age 30 for those honorably discharged from active duty or released to a reserve or National Guard unit) or the surviving spouse of a public safety officer who was killed in the line of duty on or after January 1, 1973. Applicant must also be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, meet state residency requirements, be enrolled at least half time, be in the first five years of a post-secondary education, and must not be in default on a student loan.
|Application Deadline||July 1|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Grant|
|Number of Applications||14|
|Award Coverage||$10,488 (four-year programs); $5,808 (two-year programs).|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Reapplication is required for renewal for each academic term.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|