Public Safety Officers Survivor Grant

Applicant must be the dependent child under age 23 (or under age 30 for those honorably discharged from active duty or released to a reserve or National Guard unit) or the surviving spouse of a public safety officer who was killed in the line of duty on or after January 1, 1973. Applicant must also be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, meet state residency requirements, be enrolled at least half time, be in the first five years of a post-secondary education, and must not be in default on a student loan.

$10,488 (four-year programs); $5,808 (two-year programs).

Reapplication is required for renewal for each academic term.


Deadline: Varies

Award type: Grant

Min. award:
Max. award:
Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:

Other criteria

Min. Age:
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Enrollment level: College Junior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Senior

Country: United States

State: Minnesota

Prof. circum: Child Of Deceased Police Officer, Spouse Of Deceased Police Officer

Contact Information

Nancy Reissner
Minnesota Department of Public Safety
445 Minnesota Street, Suite 100 NCL Tower St. Paul, MN 55108-5227 United States
Phone: (651) 201-7165