Military Order of the Purple Heart Services Foundation, Inc. Endowed Scholarship

The Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation and the College Financial Aid Office are pleased to announce the availability of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Services Foundation, Inc. Endowed Scholarship.Recipient must be an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Armed Forces (Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy or Coast Guard) or a spouse of an honorably discharged veteran. A spouse of a deceased veteran remains eligible, unless and until he/she remarries a non-veteran, must attach the following documentation to the scholarship application:
• Veteran’s Military Discharge Form (WD-AGO 53-55 or its equivalent)
• Proof of marriage to a veteran (for spouses only)
• Purple Heart recipients (or their spouse)—must attach a copy of the Purple Heart Certificate for priority consideration, must make satisfactory academic progress on the first course work completed that was funded by the scholarship in order to remain eligible for the award. A grade point average of 2.0 or higher is considered satisfactory academic progress.

Award
$1,000
Deadline
02/20/2015
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you an honorable discharged veteran? Is your spouse an hornorably discharged veteran? Are you a recipient of the Purple Heart? Is your spouse a Purple Heart recipient? If any are true, please select Yes.
  2. Provide proof of relationship to veteran or Purple Heart recipient.
  3. If yes, you must provide DD-214 or provide proof of Purple Heart Award.