Education Program


graduate in wheelchairParalyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) is proud to offer assistance to Paralyzed Veterans’ members, and members of their immediate families, through Paralyzed Veterans’ Educational Scholarship Program. The program will provide a $1,000 scholarship to each qualified individual, up to approximately $10,000 in total scholarship funding.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be either a Paralyzed Veterans’ member, the spouse of a member, or an unmarried child (under 24 years of age) who is dependent (as defined by the IRS) on the member for principal support.
  • Must be a citizen of the Unites States.
  • Must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time or part-time student in an accredited U.S. college or university.
Please Note: Previous award recipients may apply.

Submission Process

All components of the application must be postmarked by June 17, 2016. Late applications will not be accepted, no exceptions. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please mail all completed applications to:

Paralyzed Veterans of America
Attn: Christi Hillman, Communications & Membership Department
801 18th St, NW
Washington, DC 20006

Please click here to download the 2016 scholarship application.

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