Service members and veterans can submit an application to the Veterans of Foreign Wars' "Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship" program to be considered for the fall 2016 semester. The deadline for completed applications is April 30. To apply, visit Veterans of Foreign Wars Veterans Scholarships webpage. Help A Hero scholarships provide service members and veterans with the financial assistance they need to reach their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt. Help A Hero scholarships of up to $5,000 are awarded twice a year to qualified applicants to help cover the rising costs of tuition and fees. In just over two years, the program has provided over $1.8 million in financial aid.
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