War Orphans Education Program
Sponsored by: West Virginia Division of Veterans Affairs
Applicant must be the child of a veteran who died during wartime service or from an illness or injury resulting from wartime service. Applicant must be between ages 16 to 23, a West Virginia resident, attend a state-supported school in West Virginia, and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA.
|Application Deadline||Third Monday in July (fall); first Monday in December (spring)|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Tuition Waiver|
|Number of Applications||28|
|Award Coverage||Maximum award: Full tuition and fees, plus $500 grant|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Recipient must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA to retain scholarship.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|