Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program (VMSDEP)

Award Amount

Awarded By

Virginia Department of Veterans Affairs

Award Amount

This program waives tuition and fees at eligible Virginia postsecondary institutions for up to four years. The student must recertify his/her eligibility each year. In addition, a stipend of up to $1,500 to offset the costs of room, board, books, and supplies is available, contingent on funding. For the 2012-2013 academic year, sufficient funds were appropriated for up to 833 students to receive the maximum stipend. The student should visit the Virginia Department of Veterans Services "FAQ" for more information.


All eligible students are funded.

Deadline Info

The application is available online at the Virginia Department of Veterans Affairs website. Eligibility generally can be verified via the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The student may be asked ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.