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Lois Hallberg Nurse's Scholarship

To provide financial assistance for nursing education to children of South Dakota veterans.

Amount Awarded: $500

Number Awarded: 2 each year.

Duration: 1 year.

Deadline: February of each year.

Eligibility: To be eligible for these scholarships, applicants must 1) be the child or grandchild either of a veteran or a member of the American Legion Auxiliary; 2) be a resident of South Dakota; 3) be between the ages of 16 and 22; and 4) plan to study nursing. They must include with their application a statement on "Why I want to be a nurse." Selection is based on character, Americanism, leadership, scholarship, and financial need.

Additional Information: Further information is also available from Past Presidents Parley Chair, Elda Hoffer, Box 312, Roscoe, SD 57471, 605/287-4359.

Contact Information:
American Legion Auxiliary
Attn: Department of South Dakota
c/o Patricia Coyle
PO Box 117
Huron, SD 57350
605/353-1793