Child of an American Veteran Scholarship

The law firm of Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD awards an annual $1,500 scholarship to the child of a veteran of the U.S. armed forces.

The legal child (natural or adoptive) of a veteran of any branch of U.S. military service (U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard) who is either a: high school senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0.or student currently attending or enrolled in an accredited community college or undergraduate degree program with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.

How to Apply
Complete the online application form, including:
Proof of parent’s veteran status
Current transcript
500-word essay. Please answer one of the following prompts:

  • How did growing up in a military family inspire your education and career aspirations
  • What advice would you give to a younger child growing up in a military family?
  • What do you believe is the single most important thing our society can do to help veterans and their families?

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