Students & Families
- Estimated Award Calculator
- Eligibility Guidelines
- Financial Need Formula
- Permanent Disability
- Other 9/11 Funds
- Family Resources
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR PERMANENTLY DISABLED VICTIMS
Victims who are permanently disabled as a direct result of the terrorist attack on Tuesday, September 11, 2001 must meet all of the following criteria:
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR PERMANENTLY DISABLED VICTIMS WHO PASSED AWAY AFTER SEPTEMBER 11, 2001 FROM 9/11 RELATED INJURIES
Victims who were permanently disabled as a direct result of the terrorist attack on Tuesday, September 11, 2001 but passed away from 9/11 related injuries must meet all of the following criteria:
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR VICTIMS WHO PASSED AWAY ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2001
Victims who passed away on Tuesday, September 11, 2001 as a direct result of the terrorist attack must meet all of the following criteria:
If you meet the criteria, please proceed to the next page to continue with the registration process.
"The Families of Freedom Scholarship sustains the memories of all those lost or suffering due to 9/11. It is so humbling that donors, who are seemingly strangers, can show such kindness and compassion. Scholarship America gives me strength and hope for a better future."
The Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund benefits financially needy dependent children, spouses, and domestic partners of 9/11 victims. If you are eligible to receive assistance, you'll need to complete a one-time registration; after that, you will need to submit an application each year.
Use the "Planning Ahead" Estimated Award Calculator to stimate what the family is expected to contribute to the student's college expenses, and the amount that may be awarded to you for the upcoming academic year.