About: This program serves eligible children of Minnesota Veterans who died while on active duty military service or as a result of injuries or disease incurred while on active duty military service. "Eligible child" means a person who is the natural or adopted child or stepchild of a deceased Veteran. Children are eligible for "tuition free status" at any state college level institution except the University of Minnesota. In addition, $750.00 per year is available for school related expenses.
Eligibility: The deceased Veteran parent must have been a resident at the time of entry into active duty military service and the dependent child must have been a resident for two years immediately prior to application.