Qualified applicant means an Oregon resident who:
Is a member of the Oregon National Guard;
Maintains minimum academic standards at the qualified institution of higher education;
Meets participation standards in the Oregon National Guard as prescribed by the Oregon Military Department;
Is a full-time student; and
Serves one year in the Oregon National Guard for each year a scholarship is granted.
Qualified institution of higher education means any two-year or four-year, nonprofit, generally accredited institution of higher education located in this state, including community colleges and accredited schools of nursing located in this state.
Scholarship means a scholarship equal in value to $800 to be used to pay the educational expenses of the applicant at a qualified institution of higher education during the period for which the scholarship is granted, of which no more than 100 scholarships shall be awarded annually. [1989 c.717 §1; 1999 c.704 §21; 2011 c.637 §263]Note: 399.245 (Definitions for ORS 399.245 to 399.265) to 399.265 (Award prior to completion of service requirement) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 399 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.