Annual awards for Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, or District of Columbia residents who are undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Allegany College of Maryland. Students must be Vietnam era veterans (January 1, 1959 to May 7, 1975), spouses, children, grandchildren or descendants have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be high school graduates or GED recipients, and be U.S. citizens/permanent residents. Number of awards may vary. An essay must be included with application packet. Nonrenewable; recipients may reapply.