Description: The MissionSquare Retirement Memorial Scholarship Fund honors education, health care, not-for-profit, public safety, and other local and state government employees who died while in service to their communities. Established in 2001, the fund has raised over $1.5 million and has awarded more than 500 scholarships to surviving children and spouses of fallen public sector employees from across the nation.
Who Can Apply: Applicants must be surviving children or spouses of those employees and be high school seniors, undergraduates, or graduate students planning to enroll full time at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the upcoming academic year.
Award amounts (maximum of $10,000) are determined based on merit and financial need, and they cannot exceed the cost of tuition and fees. The number of awards varies annually.
Scholarship Amount: up to $10,000
Number of Scholarships Offered: 15
Deadline: April 1, 2023
How to Apply: Apply via the link below.
Learn More: https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/missionsq