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Deadline: April 15, 2017 Students can create an account and apply online at www.delawaregoestocollege.org

Eligibility: Must be between the ages of 16 and 24 and have been a resident of Delaware for three or more consecutive years prior to the date of application. If applicant’s parent was a member of the armed forces, the parent must have been a resident of Delaware at the time of death or declaration of missing in action or prisoner of war status. Must be the child of one of the following: (1) member of the armed forces whose cause of death was service-related; who is being held or was held as a prisoner of war; or who is officially declared missing in action; (2) state police officer whose cause of death was service-related; or (3) state employee of the Department of Transportation routinely employed in job-related activities upon the state highway system whose cause of death was job-related.

Award: Limited to four years and will not exceed tuition and fees per academic year at a Delaware public college; or a Delaware private college, if applicant’s program of study is unavailable at a Delaware public college; or an out-of-state public or private college, if there is no institution in Delaware offering the program of study. Prorated for eligible students who choose to attend an institution that is out of this sequence.