North Carolina Scholarship for
Children of Wartime Veterans
Over 20,000 scholarships have been awarded to children of North Carolina veterans. North Carolina Scholarship Program was created to show its appreciation
for the services and sacrifices of its war veterans. The scholarship program applies to North Carolina schools. The scholarship is for eight academic semesters
and the recipient has eight years to utilize the eight academic semesters. The Scholarship program has been established for a child, as that term is defined in 37 U.S.C. § 401
of certain class categories of deceased, disabled, combat, or POW/MIA veterans. Applicant must be under the
age of 25 at the time of application. The veteran's qualifying criteria must have occurred during a period of war. At time of application, applicant must be
domiciled and a resident of North Carolina. *Students that are attending Graduate studies, the scholarship will pay the lessor charge, Undergraduate rate or Graduate charge. The deadline to apply is February 14. All paper applications are now obsolete and will be returned to sender. In addition:
Veteran parent was a legal resident of North Carolina at time of said veteran's entrance into that period of service in the Armed Forces
during which eligibility is established,
The veterans child who was born in North Carolina and has been a resident of North Carolina continuously since birth.
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