Ohio War Orphans Scholarship

The Ohio War Orphans Scholarship program provides tuition assistance to children of deceased or severely disabled Ohio Veterans who served in the Armed Forces during a period of declared war or conflict. 

NOTE: DEADLINE IS JULY 1st OF EACH YEAR.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Veteran parent must be deceased or severely disabled -level of disability (60% or greater) and financial situation is considered.
  • Student must be enrolled for full-time undergraduate studyat an eligible Ohio college or university.
  • Ohio residence is required and applicant must be under 25.

Location in Ohio Law: Ohio Revised Code 5910.01

Contact and Application Information: Applications are available at CVSOs, high school guidance offices, and college financial aid offices.The Ohio Board of Regents can be contacted by phone at 614-752-9528.

More Information

See the Ohio War Orphans Scholarship Website