In appreciation for the service and sacrifices of North Carolina's war Veterans, a four-year scholarship program at approved schools in North Carolina has been established for the qualifying natural or adopted (before age 15) children of certain class categories of deceased, disabled, combat or POW/MIA Veterans. Click this link
to view the approved schools list.
Eligibility: To qualify, the applicant must:
- At time of application, applicant must be under age 25, domiciled, and resident of North Carolina.
- Veteran parent was a legal resident of North Carolina at time of said Veteran's entrance into that period of service in the armed forces during which eligibility is established. OR
- The applicant, of an eligible Veteran, is the natural child or adopted child prior to age 15, who was born in North Carolina and has been a resident of North Carolina continuously since birth.