Apply to the Widows Fund

T O   Q U A L I F Y

To qualify for a widow's curriculum scholarship: 1) Your children must be the children of the deceased spouse by birth or adoption. 2) You must have been married to the deceased at the time of his or her death and not remarried. 3) You must currently be homeschooling.

Scholarships are granted on the basis of financial need and the availability of funds. Please note: if you are a widow with special needs children, please contact our offices before downloading and filling out the application.

T O   A P P L Y 

Be sure you have read the description of the Widows Fund to understand what it offers. If this is your first time applying to the Widows Fund, please print out this application and send it with the required documentation listed on the application to the address below. First-time applicants to the Widows Fund may apply at any time.

For widows renewing their applications, please use this application. The enrollment periods for renewing widows are March/April, and August/September. Applications postmarked after the deadline will be held until the next enrollment period. 

Please email your application or re-application to If you are unable to email it or if your application email contains more than 2-3 attachments, you may mail your (re)application to:

Widows Scholarship Fund Applications
Home School Foundation
PO Box 1152
Purcellville, VA 20134

*Please Note We Do Not Accept Faxes*

H S L D A   M E M B E R S H I P   F O R   W I D O W S 

If you are looking for assistance with your HSLDA membership fee only, fill out the Widows Membership Scholarship Application and follow the instructions above for sending it to us either by e-mail or postal mail.

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