NEW YORK -- The Board of Trustees of the Cmdr. William S. Stuhr Scholarship Fund for Military Sons and Daughters announces the availability of its year 2001 scholarships for the sons and daughters of active duty or retired career members of each of the five branches of the U.S. armed services. January, 2001 will mark the Scholarship Fund's 36th anniversary of service to our military families. Five scholarships are available, one for a family member from each service.
Each of the five scholarships is for $4,500 divided equally over four years. Eligibility requirements are:
Must be a 2001 high school senior.
Must have a junior year and first half of senior year in the top 10 percent of their class.
Must have evidence of extracurricular activities and demonstrated leadership potential.
Must be a bona fide dependent of an active duty or retired military member.
Must be planning to attend a four year accredited college.
Must be prepared to be our guest, with parents at a scholarship awards function.
Application procedures may be obtained by sending a self addressed stamped envelope to: Executive Director, Cmdr. Stuhr Scholarship Fund, 1200 Fifth Ave., Suite 9 D, New York, NY 10029 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications is February 15, 2001.