Eligibility and Application Requirements

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Scholarships For Children Of
Injured Workers

Basic Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be between the ages of 16 – 25 years old
  • A dependent of a parent who was seriously, catastrophically, or fatally injured in a work-related accident
  • Enrolled as a full-time student at a high school, university, or technical school
  • Applicant must be a resident of Delaware or the parent was seriously injured or killed in a Delaware work-related accident
  • Must have already obtained a high school diploma at time of first disbursement
Scholarship Eligibility

Complete Application Package Checklist:

  • A completed Kids’ Chance of Delaware, Inc. scholarship application
  • Most current academic transcript available (unofficial transcripts are accepted)
  • Documentation confirming a Delaware Workers’ Compensation Claim (Claim Approval letter from Workers’ Compensation Insurance, Copy of workers’ compensation check, etc.)
  • Current rehab and/or medical reports from the injured parent (if claim is not yet accepted)
  • A short biography from the Applicant along with a short summary of the Applicant’s educational goals and how Kids’ Chance can help them achieve success.
  • A recent photograph of the Applicant


Please email your application to KCDEinfo@gmail.com or it can be mailed to the PO Box below.
If you have questions or need assistance completing your application,
please contact Dana Murphy, Scholarship Coordinator at the following:
Email: KCDEinfo@gmail.com 

Kids’ Chance of Delaware
PO Box 7388 Wilmington, DE 19803

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