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Jean Perkins Foundation Combat Veteran Scholarship

Deadline to apply is March 3, 2014

The Jean Perkins Foundation has approved a grant in support of undergraduate students at The University of Texas who are active duty or honorably discharged combat veterans. Scholarships of up to $5,000 per year will be awarded for up to 50 undergraduate veterans who have served in a Department of Defense designated combat zone.

Eligibility:

  1. Must be enrolled in 12 or more hours in an undergraduate degree program.
  2. Must have served in a Department of Defense designated combat zone in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces.
  3. Must be making satisfactory academic progress towards a degree.
  4. Preference may be given to veterans with greatest need.

Requirements:

  1. Completed application must be received by deadline date.
  2. Must submit a legible copy of your DD 214 along with your application.

Download the application

Application and supporting documentation must be received no later than March 3, 2014.

Attention:  Jean Perkins Foundation Combat Veteran Scholarship
Office of Student Financial Services
The University of Texas at Austin
P.O. Box 7758, UT Station
Austin, TX 78713-7758