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Child of a Disabled Veteran Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2017)

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Who Can Apply:

  • The legal child (natural or adoptive) of a disabled veteran of any branch of U.S. military service who is either a:
  • U.S. high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. or
  • U.S. student currently attending or enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate degree program, with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.


  • Completed scholarship application
  • Disabled parent’s Veterans Administration (VA) Disability Rating letter
  • A 500-word essay that answers one of the following:
    • How has your disabled veteran parent’s experience inspired you in your education and career aspirations?
    • What advice would you give to a younger child growing up with a disabled veteran parent?
    • What do you believe is the single most important thing our society can do to help disabled veterans and their families?
    • A current transcript demonstrating your GPA of 3.0 or above (cumulative)

Deadline: December 15, 2017

Amount: $1,000

Learn More: https://cck-law.com/child-of-a-disabled-veteran-scholarship/