December 17, 2013 - 10:07am -- chartwel

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.


  1. applicant must be a U.S. citizen
  2. high school senior who will be attending Dwight Schar College of Nursing
  3. have a 3.0 or above GPA


  1. all information must be typed and postmarked NO LATER than APRIL 15, 2014
  2. send application to:  Mary Thomas, Scholarship Chairman, 75 Mayfair Road, Lexington, OH  44904
  3. 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 or by stopping in the Ashland University Financial Aid Office.