Ohio Board of Regents
For the 2014-2015 academic year, the Fund will provide benefits which cover 100 percent instructional and general fee charges at public colleges and universities and $7,494 per year at private and proprietary postsecondary institutions. Eligibility is for 10 semesters or 15 quarters (up to five years or until a bachelor's degree is obtained). This includes terms that the student uses benefits and is not enrolled full time.
The number of awards offered varies annually.
This program provides tuition assistance to the children and spouses of peace officers, firefighters and certain other safety officers who are killed in the line-of-duty, anywhere in the United States. It also provides assistance to the children and spouses of a member of the armed services of the US, who has been killed in the line of duty during Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom or a combat zone designated by the President of the United States. The child is only eligible for this program if he/she is not eligible for the Ohio War Orphans Scholarship.
Program information is available on the Ohio Board of Regents website. To apply, the student must obtain documentation that proves his/her eligibility for the program (e.g., copy of marriage certific ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.