The challenges facing today's veterans are unique. Often, the cost burden of attending school is offset by our educational benefits. However this only reveals the additional, hidden costs of education such as books and supplies. To address these unique challenges VFW Post 1741 is excited to announce a new scholarship program for eligible area veterans and their family members. The award is the dedication of up to $2,000.00 for the purchase of a new laptop for the completion of your program-of -study.
2022-2023 Essay Theme
To Be Announced
To be notified when the theme and submission dates are announced please fill out our information form.
- Applicants must be in good academic standing
- Application essay -1,000 words
- Applicants must be admitted to either a bachelor’s degree-producing, or Professional Certification producing program
- Applicants must provide proof of service for self or veteran family member, eg. DD-214
- Applicant must provide documentation from the program substantiating need
- Applicant must attend Foundation Banquet with Post representatives
- Applicant must attend Post acceptance event
Dates for the 2022-2023 academic year are yet to be announced. Please fill out our information form below and you will be notified as soon as the information is published.
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'We've always done it this way.'"
-Adm. Grace Hopper