2020

Vietnam Veterans 913

William G. Groninger Scholarship Criteria

 

The Vietnam Veterans Chapter 913 has established the following criteria for the administering and awarding the William G. Groninger Scholarship Award: 

 

  • Three individual scholarships of $750 each will be awarded from the Association Scholarship funds to provide assistance to the most deserving applicants determined in total anonymity by the Scholarship committee using a point system on the following two items: Written essay and personal interview

 

       The Following limitations are established:

 

  • The awards are considered for only those applicants who will be enrolling in a post-secondary institution; university, 4 year college, junior college, vo-tech, trade school. Any other will be considered by the scholarship committee.

  • The applicant must be intent of pursuing a course toward an associate, baccalaureate degree, or certificate of completion

  • The award is a onetime award, non-renewable

  • Applicants must be a Senior enrolled in a Stone or Taney county high school.

  • The application and supporting documents must be submitted and postmarked by March 22, 2019. Applications postmarked after March 22, 2019 will not be considered. The complete application must include, in addition to the application form, the items listed below:                                                                            1. A letter of acceptance from the institution of the applicant or list of                      applications pending--award will not be made until acceptance has been              verified                                                                                                                  2. A transcript of high school credits through the first semester of the senior               year.

  • The check will be sent directly to the winners post-secondary institution upon confirmation of the student enrollment and attendance. Applicant must provide the name and address of the institution.

  • Applications will be evaluated on March 30, 2019 by the Scholarship Committee.

  • Top ten applicants will be notified by April 1st, 2019

  • Selected applicants will be required to interview with the Scholarship Committee April 6th, 2019 for a final selection

  • Winners will be notified by April 8th, 2019.

  • Award will be presented at both the April 22, 2019 VVA 913 meeting and the student's school honor assembly upon receiving the date and time.

  • Winners MUST be available for the April 22, 2019 VVA 913 Meeting.

  • Winners and their famililies will be invited to the VVA benefit show at the Hamner Variety Theatre May 20, 2019

  • Students who qualify and desire to apply for this award may obtain the application form from their school counselor or you may click the Application link to the left. 

  • Please mail application to VVA 913 Attn: Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 632 Branson, MO 65615

2020

Vietnam Veterans 913

Honor Scholarship

 

The Vietnam Veterans Chapter 913 has established the following criteria for the administering and awarding the Honor Scholarship Award: 

 

  • Two individual scholarships of $750 each will be awarded from the Association Scholarship funds. The Scholarship is available and renewable up to a maximum of eight (8) semesters. Renewal of this scholarship is contingent upon completion of a current application and confirmation that your grade point and enrollment have been set.

 

       Eligibility

 

  • Must be enrolled in at least your second year of College or Any Veteran returning to College.

  • The application must be completed in full or will not be considered.

  • Return application by or before July 12, 2019

  • Applications must be postmarked no later than July 12, 2019.

 

       Requirements

 

  • Completed application

  • A student evaluation letter from a college advisor, teacher or administrator testifying to your talents, financial need, GPA (at least 3.0) and seriousness of purpose

  • Typed Essay minimum of 500 words on: This years question will be posted soon!

  • The essay question will change every year 

  • Please mail application to VVA 913 Attn: Scholarship Committee P.O. Box 632 Branson, MO 65615

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