Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
108
Days
March 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Copy of VeteranÔÇÖs DD-214
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Past Presidents' Parley Registered Nurse Scholarship

Description

The Wisconsin American Legion Auxiliary offers the Past Presidents' Parley Registered Nurse Scholarship. Application must be signed by a local American Legion Auxiliary Unit and mailed to the Department Education Chairman in one envelope with the applicant's name on every page of the application and attachments. Application form can be downloaded from the site. Applicants who previously received a scholarship from The American Legion Auxiliary Department of Wisconsin are not eligible for another Department scholarship, including scholarships for graduate students. Students may apply for scholarships regardless of when the veteran served. Applicant must be a child, grandchild, great-grandchild, stepchild, step grandchild, step greatgrandchild, wife or widow of an honorably discharged American veteran. An applicant who is a member of the Wisconsin American Legion Family does not need to reside in Wisconsin. Applicants must: Need financial assistance to continue their education. Have at least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 grade base. Be a resident of Wisconsin, except as noted in 1 (b); An applicant who is a member of the Wisconsin American Legion Family does not need to reside in Wisconsin. School selected need not be in Wisconsin but must be an accredited school. . Judges reserve the right to determine the type of scholarship awarded. Judges decisions are final. Photocopy of Veteran's Service must accompany application, photocopy of discharge papers (DD214) or other document used to establish honorable active duty service. Do not send original document. On a separate sheet, please list: Student Activities, Community Involvements, Offices Held, Awards Received, etc. Include at least three (3) letters of recommendation from at least two of the following categories: School administrators, guidance counselors, faculty members (no more than two), Pastor, businessmen from community (no more than two), Representative citizen (one only). Letters of recommendation from relatives are not acceptable. Transcript (high school applicants only) including: Cumulative GPA at end of 7th semester. The point base for grade point system used. Subjects and grades for 7th semester. Provide at least one of the following: college bound percentile, scores from ACT, SAT or PSAT. Transcripts (college applicants only) including: All subjects, grades and cumulative GPA through current semester (or most current semester completed). Graduate students include undergraduate transcript(s). Point base for grade point system used (if other than 4.0 base).

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Wisconsin
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Nursing
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Copy of VeteranÔÇÖs DD-214
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact Lauren Miller
American Legion Auxiliary - Education Chairman
hurricanelauren11@gmail.com
Address 6516 Spring Hill Drive
Mount Pleasant, WI 53406