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War Orphans Education Scholarship

The War Orphans Education Scholarship is a Tuition Waiver sponsored by West Virginia State Legislature.

Award Information:

Amount of Tuition Waiver: Full Tuition, plus fees
Requirements: Applicant must be between 16 and 23 years old, a West Virginia resident, and attend a state-supported college. Applicant must be the dependent of a wartime veteran who died either on active duty or as a result of injury or illness incured during such wartime.
Eligibility: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior, Master's-level study

Sponsorship provided by:

West Virginia State Legislature
Director, Division of Veterans Affairs, 1321 Plaza East, Suite 101
Charleston, WV 25301-1400
Email Address:
Phone Number: 304 558 3661
Fax Number: 304 558 3662

You can find out more by contacting:

Susan Kerns

Email Address:

It is important to spend time looking into the background of the tuition waiver. The best shot of success comes from finding out the requirements from the start and knowing if you fulfill them. A good first step is to figure out the particular aims of the West Virginia State Legislature and their goals for the War Orphans Education Scholarship. Once that is done, verify that you have any likelihood to receive the tuition waiver. After figuring out that there is a good chance of going on to be a recipient of the War Orphans Education Scholarship, then you should put forth the effort to apply.

A crucial part in the process of trying for the tuition waiver is properly completing the forms. Some forms are lengthy, but you shouldn't underestimate how important it is that the forms are filled out correctly and completely. Avoid mistakes that might make you be bumped as the result of something that could have been avoided.

After the required forms have been mailed, figure out the timeframe regarding when the War Orphans Education Scholarship confers the award and distributes the money in order to know whether or not you can rely on the tuition waiver to provide additional support for any bills associated with your education and how it will help you out, as there may be restrictions on what bills you can pay with the War Orphans Education Scholarship. You might find it challenging to find ways to take care of the increasing costs of education, and obtaining the War Orphans Education Scholarship to assist with your expenses is often invaluable. If you are not fortunate to receive the War Orphans Education Scholarship, keep at it, search for additional tuition waivers and your persistence may be rewarded.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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