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    Higher Education Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans

    This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

    Offered by N.H. Department of Education, Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission

    Lisa Freedland Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Mar 7, 2024
    Multiple awards worth


    Grade level

    College Students

    Application deadline:

    September 1, 2024

    Scholarship Overview

    The Higher Education Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans is a program that offers financial assistance to children of New Hampshire service members who lost their lives while on active duty or due to service-connected disabilities. The scholarship covers expenses such as room, board, books, and supplies at New Hampshire public colleges and universities. It’s a great opportunity for deserving students to pursue higher education without worrying about the financial burden. If you fit the eligibility criteria and are looking for help funding your education, we encourage you to apply.

    About N.H. Department of Education, Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission

    The Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission, under the N.H. Department of Education coordinates and regulates the activity of private, profit and non-profit colleges, universities and career schools. The Division also approves programs for eligible veterans utilizing their GI Bill benefits; provides copies of closed school transcripts to former students; conducts research and studies; administers the Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans, administers federal grants related to postsecondary education.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    College Students

    Other Category

    Relative of Current or Former Military Member


    New Hampshire

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    No essay

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for part-time enrollment status only.

    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    This scholarship is restricted for use at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and trade/technical schools.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact N.H. Department of Education, Division of Higher Education - Higher Education Commission at [email protected].

    Is this scholarship renewable?

    Yes, the Higher Education Scholarships for Orphans of Veterans is renewable.

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