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Virginia Leyda Roberts Nursing Scholarship

To provide financial assistance to high school seniors in Colorado who are interested in studying nursing in the state.

Amount Awarded: $1000

Number Awarded: 1 each year.

Duration: 1 year; nonrenewable.

Deadline: January of each year.

Eligibility: Eligible to apply are graduating high school seniors in Colorado who are 1) American citizens, 2) in the top third of their graduating class, and 3) accepted at 1 of the Colorado colleges offering a BSN. Applications must include a statement of career interest and goals (up to 500 words), 2 character references, college transcripts, a letter of sponsorship from the Daughters of the American Revolution's Colorado chapter, and a list of scholastic achievements, extracurricular activities, honors, and other significant accomplishments. Selection is based on financial need and academic record.

Contact Information:
Daughters of the American Revolution-Colorado State Society
923 Tenth Street
Golden, CO 80401
303/278-7151
darcolo@aol.com
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