Eagle Scout Service, S220 Boy Scouts of America 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane P.O. Box 152079 Irving TX 75015-2079 972/580-2032 www.nesa.org/scholarships/index.html
  • Scholarship Name :
    National Eagle Scout Association (Hall/McElwain Merit Scholarships)
  • Number Of Awards :
    80 (20 in each region)
  • States In Which Available :
    Texas
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $2,000/year (4); $1,000/year (4)
  • Deadline :
    JAN 31 (not before OCT 1)
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Must be Eagle Scout rank and have received credentials from the national office; must be graduating high school or undergraduate college student no later than completion of the junior year (in which event may receive scholarship for only 1 year); have demonstrated leadership ability in scouting and strong record of participation in activities outside of scouting. This scholarship is NOT available to students attending any of the U.S. military academies.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    Mail application with transcript of high school grades covering 6 semesters only; a statement stating why you need financial aid, signed by you and your parent(s); 1 signed recommendation letter from a volunteer or professional Scout leader who knows you personally.