Department of Military & Veterans Affairs - New Jersey
The New Jersey POW/MIA Tuition Benefit Program is open to any child born or adopted before or during the period of time his or her parent was officially declared a prisoner of war (POW) or person missing in action (MIA) after Jan. 1, 1960. The POW-MIA must have been a New Jersey resident at the time he or she entered the service or whose official residence is in N.J. The child must attend either a public or private institution in New Jersey. A copy of DD 1300 must be furnished with the application.