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Avg. Amount Awarded
106
Days
March 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
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Roberta Marie Stretch Memorial Scholarship

Description

The Roberta Marie Stretch Memorial Scholarship of $400 will be awarded to a qualified applicant enrolled or accepted into an undergraduate or graduate (Masters only) program at a four year college or university. Applicant must be Veteran connected and a resident of Nebraska. Preference will be given to former Nebraska Girls State Citizens. To qualify, applications must be submitted by a local Nebraska American Legion Auxiliary Unit to the Department. Applicants must not send applications directly to the Department Office. There must be 2 letters of recommendation from: (a) 1 letter from an employer; clergy; or business person in your community; (b) 1 letter from an administrator; guidance counselor; or teacher. Both letters must be signed and have a contact phone number. The resume must include a list of community involvement, church activities, and school activities/honors/awards. Also include number of community service hours served and describe same; plus, a contact person name and phone number. Kindly visit the sponsorÔÇÖs website for more information.

Amount Details

$400
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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Nebraska
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service

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Contact neaux@windstream.net
Tel: 402-466-1808 Address P O Box 5227
Lincoln, NE 68505-0227