Various scholarships are available at the local, state and national level by Daughters of the American Revolution . The 2014-15 Scholarship are open to all students, including both genders, who will be attending the Dwight Schar College of Nursing, Mansfield, Ohio. One $300 scholarship will be awarded for the 2013-14 academic year. Awards are based on academic excellence and financial need in the amount of $1,000 each.
- applicant must be a U.S. citizen
- high school senior who will be attending Dwight Schar College of Nursing
- have a 3.0 or above GPA
- all information must be typed and postmarked NO LATER than APRIL 15, 2014
- send application to: Mary Thomas, Scholarship Chairman, 75 Mayfair Road, Lexington, OH 44904
- applications must include: a) Cover Page - Personal Information with: name, address, school, phone, parent/guardian's name and address; school principal and counselor's name and address; need name, address and phone number of two references (someone you know well - choose one from school and one from community). b) Page 2 - Biographical Information with school activities, organizaitons, offices held, awards received, athletic participation; c) Page 3 - Essay should be original and consist of 500 words or less describing "Who is a Modern Patriot". (Essay will be judged on content, originality, neatness, spelling and grammar; d) Page 4 - Student must include a current or recent Transcript of Record.
Application can be found at http://www.leps.sparcc.org/wings%20of%20eagle.pdf or by stopping in the Ashland University Financial Aid Office.