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The CVO Program covers Indiana veterans who are Purple Heart Recipients (IC 21-14-10).
A person who:
To remain eligible, the Purple Heart recipient must:
As a supplement to other state grants, this benefit pays 100 percent of tuition and regularly assessed fees at an eligible Indiana institution.
The benefit is limited to a maximum of 124 credit hours. If the veteran initially enlisted before June 30, 2011, there is no time limit to use the allotted 124 credit hours. If the veteran initially enlisted after June 30, 2011, the allotted 124 credit hoursmust be used within 8 years after the date the student first applied.
This benefit may be used at the undergraduate, graduate and professional degree level. However, tuition and regularly assessed fees for all students will be paid at the undergraduate rate charged by the institution.
Application for this benefit is required.
To receive the benefit, eligible persons must:
Indiana Department of Veterans' AffairsIDVA, after receipt of the application, verifies the applicant's information for eligibility and returns the application to the student either approved or denied.
302 West Washington Street, Room E-120
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2738
Reapplication is necessary whenever a student changes the school he or she is attending or the student stops attending school for two or more consecutive semesters (excluding summer).
Questions regarding benefit eligibility may be directed to the IDVA at 317.232.3910 or 800.400.4520 or http://www.in.gov/veteran/.
Questions regarding SFA, tuition charges or general financial aid may be directed to SFA at 1-888-528-4719 or firstname.lastname@example.org.