Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program
Provided by: Maryland Higher Education Commission
July 15, 2014
The Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program is available to Maryland residents who are enrolled at a two- or four-year Maryland college or university pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree. You must be the son or daughter of a member of the United States Armed Forces who died or was 100 percent disabled as a direct result of military service; a veteran who suffers as a result of military service, a disability of 25 percent or greater and has exhausted or is no longer eligible for federal veterans educational benefits; the son, daughter, or surviving spouse of a victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks who died as a result of the attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, the attack on the Pentagon in Virginia, or the crash of United Airlines Flight 93 in Pennsylvania; a POW/MIA of the Vietnam Conflict or his/her son or daughter; the son, daughter or surviving spouse (who has not remarried) of a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who died in the line of duty; or a state or local public safety employee or volunteer who was 100 percent disabled in the line of duty. NOTE: The parent, veteran, POW or public safety employee or volunteer must have been a resident of Maryland at the time of death or when declared disabled or have a disability of 25 percent or greater and have exhausted federal veterans educational benefits.