Fairmont State University
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US Post 629 Scholarship is open to incoming freshmen at Fairmont State. You must be a West Virginia high school graduate with a GPA of at least 2.0 or be a combat veteran with a GED. Preference will be given to members or relatives of members of Post 629, veterans or families of veterans. This award is renewable for a maximum of eight semesters so long as you have a GPA of at least 2.5.