Families of Freedom Scholarship
Sponsored by: Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
Applicant must be the dependent child or spouse of a 9/11 victim, including airplane crew and passengers, World Trade Center and Pentagon workers and visitors, and relief workers, including firefighters, emergency medical personnel and law enforcement personnel. Applicant must be enrolling in a course of study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school based in the United States. Selection is not based upon academic grades.
|Application Deadline||May 15|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Award amount varies depending on recipient's family finances, changes in tuition rates, and current projections. Students who show no financial need are eligible for the current minimum of $1,000.|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
|Unlimited amount awarded?||yes|
Renewable for up to four years, or the equivalent if attendance is part time, depending on total funding available. Recipients must reapply each year they are eligible to receive funding.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|
|Is a separate application required?||yes|