About: This program awards a state-endorsed New Jersey high school diploma to any New Jersey Veteran who left a New Jersey high school to enter military service during World War II, the Korean and Vietnam conflicts.
Eligibility: New Jersey Veterans who are:
- Current New Jersey residents
- Left a New Jersey high school directly to join the military between:
- September 16, 1940 - December 31, 1946
- June 23, 1950 - January 31, 1955
- December 31, 1960 - May 7, 1975
- Discharged honorably or under honorable conditions
- Veterans who were a member of any branch of service including Merchant Marine and Coast Guard
- Veterans who have since earned a GED are eligible.
- Diplomas may be issued posthumously. Surviving Family members of eligible Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Learn More: http://www.state.nj.us/military/veterans/njguide/index.html
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