38 CFR 17.602 - Eligibility.

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§ 17.602 Eligibility.
(a) To be eligible for a scholarship under this program an applicant must—
(1) Be accepted for enrollment or be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited school located in a State;
(2) Be pursuing a degree annually designated by the Secretary for participation in the Scholarship Program;
(3) Be in a discipline or program annually designated by the Secretary for participation in the Scholarship Program;
(4) Be a citizen of the United States; and
(5) Submit an application to participate in the Scholarship Program together with a signed contract.
(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 7602(a))
(b) To be eligible for a scholarship as a part-time student under this program, an applicant must satisfy requirements of paragraph (a) of this section and in addition must—
(1) Be a full-time VA employee permanently assigned to a VA health care facility at the time of application and on the date when the scholarship is awarded;
(2) Remain a VA employee for the duration of the scholarship award.
(c) Any applicant who, at the time of application, owes a service obligation to any other entity to perform service after completion of the course of study is ineligible to receive a scholarship under the Department of Veterans Affairs Scholarship Program.
(Authority: 38 U.S.C. 7602(b))
(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control number 2900-0352)
[47 FR 10810, Mar. 12, 1982, as amended at 48 FR 37399, Aug. 18, 1983; 54 FR 28674, July 7, 1989]

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  • 2015-04-27; vol. 80 # 80 - Monday, April 27, 2015
    1. 80 FR 23239 - Updating Certain Delegations of Authority in VA Medical Regulations
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      Final rule.
      Effective date: This final rule is effective April 27, 2015.
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U.S. Code: Title 38 - VETERANS’ BENEFITS

Title 38 published on 2014-07-01

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  • 2015-05-15; vol. 80 # 94 - Friday, May 15, 2015
    1. 80 FR 27878 - Health Care for Certain Children of Vietnam Veterans and Certain Korea Veterans—Covered Birth Defects and Spina Bifida
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      Proposed rule.
      Comments must be received by VA on or before July 14, 2015.
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