Maryland Veterans of the Afghanistan and Iraq Conflicts Scholarship Program

Award Amount

$10,655

Application Deadline

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Awarded By

Maryland Higher Education Commission

Award Amount

Up to $10,655 annually. Awards may be held for up to five years of full-time enrollment or eight years of part-time enrollment providing the student maintains a GPA of 2.5 or higher and files the FAFSA by March 1 each year. Award amounts are tentative and may be adjusted based on verification of Veterans Educational Benefits received under Chapter 33/Post 9/11 GI Bill. The total dollar amount of all State awards, may not exceed the cost of attendance as determined by the school's financial aid office or $19,000, whichever is less.

Recipients

Approximately 125 awards are disbursed annually.

Deadline Info

Applications are available from the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) website. Students must also file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov. The FAFSA is ava ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.