Olive Whitman Memorial Scholarship


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution -New York State Organization

Title

OLIVE WHITMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Administrator

Nancy Goodnough
59 Susquehanna Ave.
Coopertown, NY  13326
phone: 607-547-8794    
 
e-mail: ngoodnough@gmail.com
url: www.nydar.org/

Purpose

To financially assist deserving Native American girls in acquiring a higher education with a view toward developing their full potential.

Eligibility

At least 50% Native American; Female; Graduated from an accredited high school in New York State (NYS) with a B+ average; Reside in NYS and plan to attend or are attending a college, university, or graduate school accredited by the NYS Department of Education.

General Information

Criteria for award include general ability, character, and citizenship.

Awards

$1,000; may vary depending upon available funds. Scholarship payment in two installments: August 1st and January 1st.

Deadlines

May 1, 2014 filing date for entries.

Required Documentation

Complete Application; Official High School Transcript; Proof of at least 50% Native heritage; College Acceptance Letter; Recommendation/Statement from High School Official; Transcripts; Personal Statement of Educational Plans; Goals; Small photo.


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