Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program

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Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program

Wells Fargo is delighted to announce Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program. This scholarship is open for students who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school.

The scholarship will be awarded a recommended maximum of $ 750 for one-time, but not more than $ 1,000 based on emergency requirement.

Who May Eligible:

To eligible, the candidates must be following all the eligibility criteria:

  • Students must be honorably-discharged (no longer drilling) veterans or spouses of disabled veterans who have served in the United States military, including the Reserves and National Guard, and have received a Certificate of Eligibility from the Department of Veterans Affairs or another document of service. 
  • Students are Pell-eligible and have applied for Title IV and completed FAFSA to ensure full discovery of actual unmet need.
  • Use any military education benefits for which they are eligible in the current academic year.
  • Students have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, or it’s equivalent.

How to Apply & Competition Rules

To participate, the applicants must submit an online application form through the given link https://www.scholarsapply.org/wellsfargoveteransemergency/register.php?

Rules:

As part of your application, you must upload the following supporting documents prior to application submission:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted.
  • Transcripts must display student name, school name, grade and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.
  • Documentation of expense ( bill, invoice, receipt)
  • Current college financial aid award letter (preferred) OR Student Aid Report (SAR) from most recent FAFSA filed.
  • If students is the spouse of a disabled veteran, provide VA disability letter and a copy of marriage license
  • Your application is not completed until all necessary documents are presented electronically. Your application can not be considered until it is complete.

Benefits:

  • Scholarship will be awarded for a one-time distribution with a suggested maximum of up to $750, but not to exceed $1,000 each based on the cost of the emergency need. Grants can be used for expenses such as:
  • Housing/Rent
  •  Utilities
  • Medical/Dental expenses
  • Personal automobile repair expenses
  • Public transportation/Bus pass
  • Childcare

Application Deadline:

Applications are available until December 31, 2021. Early applications will be admired.

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