Past President’s Parley Nurses Scholarship - PA Legion Auxiliary

This scholarship is also known as the Past Department President’s Memorial Scholarship.

It is a scholarship available for descendant of a veteran – deceased or in financial need.  The applicant must be a Pennsylvania resident and plan on attending an accredited school  for Nurses Training.

The award is in the amount of $1200.  It is payable the first year of $400, the next two (2) years, each for $400.  The application process includes an essay concerning motivation for entering the Nursing profession.

Award Amount


Number of Awards


Deadlines & Renewal

Application Deadlines April 1
Winners Announcement Dates No Detail Available
Award Cycle Annually
Is the scholarship auto renew every cycle No Detail Available

Eligibility Requirements

Gender No Requirement
Program Accreditation No Requirement
Veterans and their families only Yes
State of Residence Pennsylvania
Minimum GPA No Requirement
Essay Required
Eligible minority groups No Requirement
Eligible nursing programs No Requirement

Sponsoring Organization

American Legion Auxiliary Department of Pennsylvania

27 Grandville Dr.
Swoyersville, PA 18704

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