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Military Residency Waiver for HESC Awards for Active Duty Spouses and Dependents Stationed in New York State

The New York State residency eligibility requirement for recipients of awards administered by New York State Higher Education Services (HESC) is waived for a member of, or for the spouse or dependent of a member of, the United States Armed Forces who is on full-time active duty and stationed in New York State.

For additional information on HESC programs for Veterans and their families, visit the HESC website at:

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