Application Checklist

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  • I have enclosed my most recent transcript or copy of my grades, preferably from the fall of 2014, with my application.

  • I have enclosed documents that verify the death, eligibility to receive Traumatic Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (TSGLI), or disability of the sponsor.

  • I have enclosed the DD214 or DD1300 that shows the sponsor's dates of service.

  • I have enclosed my essay with my name on each page.

  • My sponsor or parent/guardian has signed the application.

  • I meet all eligibility criteria for this program OR have requested and received written approval from the Fisher House Foundation to submit an application based on special circumstances.

  • I am the dependent child of a living, retired or deceased member of one of the five armed services (Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard), or the Reserve or National Guard components of one of these services.

  • My high school College Board Code # (if available) is on the application.

  • I have kept a copy of my application and essay.