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MIA/POW Scholarship

Illinois Department of Veterans' Affairs

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for dependents of Illinois residents who entered active duty and have been declared to be prisoners of war, missing in action, dead as a result of a service-connected disability, or disabled with a 100% disability as a result of a service-connected cause as recognized by the US Department of Veterans Affairs or the US Department of Defense. This scholarship may be used at public colleges in Illinois.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
Home State: Is this you?
  • Illinois
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
  • Veteran
More Requirements:
    Veteran must be a POW/MIA, deceased, or disabled.

$1,000 Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is March 31, 2015

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