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O. Nesheim Memorial Scholarship

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Deadline
April 1, 2022
216 Days Left
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Must be a legal resident of North Dakota and a direct descendent (child, grandchild or great-grandchild) of a U.S. veteran who served honorably. Proof of service and lineage are required. Must have maintained a secondary school GPA of 2.75 or higher. Must be pursuing a degree in some phase of agriculture, human nutrition, or medicine (medical doctor, PA, dentistry, dental hygiene, pharmacy, or chiropractic). Must be a high school senior or a previous Nesheim Scholarship recipient now attending an institution of higher education. The applicant must submit the completed application form. Include and attach an original essay (500 to 750 words, typed, double-spaced, 12 point font with 1" margins) to address the following issues: 1.What are your educational and career goals? 2. How do you plan to accomplish those goals and what part will your education play in attaining those goals? 3. Where do you plan to continue your education and why did you choose that institution? 4. Briefly discuss your secondary education (coursework, extracurricular activities, sports, jobs, volunteerism, etc.) and how you feel they may or may not have helped you prepare for your choice of college, your life, and your career. Provide proof of acceptance into a postsecondary institution in North Dakota that grants Associate or higher degrees. Include a high school transcript. Include 3 letters of reference, all from non-family members, and one of which must be from a U.S. veteran who served honorably. Provide proof of financial need from the educational institution to be attended.

Eligibility Requirements
Eligibility Requirements
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Minimum GPA
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Ethnicity / Heritage
None specified
Residency
North Dakota
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
School Location
ND
Area of Study
Dental Health/Services
Food Science/Nutrition
Health Administration
Health and Medical Sciences
Pharmacy
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required
Scholarship Sponsor
Scholarship Sponsor
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Organization
American Legion Department of North Dakota
Address
405 W. Main Avenue
Suite 4A
West Fargo, ND 58078
Telephone
(701) 293-3120
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Win a $2,000 Scholarship!

1st Financial Bank USA wants to celebrate those who recognize the importance of pursuing educational and financial goals with the 1st Financial Bank USA Financial Goals Scholarship.