NESA Scholarships Overview 2014 NESA Scholarships

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Emmett J. Doerr Memorial Distinguished Scout Scholarship

Awarding agency: National Catholic Committee on Scouting
Description and requirements: Each year, the National Catholic Committee on Scouting awards scholarships to five outstanding Catholic young men or women who are high school seniors and currently registered and active in Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting, or Venturing. The applicant must have earned the Eagle Scout Award or the Silver Award; have earned the Ad Altare Dei or Pope Pius XII religious emblem; have held a Scouting leadership position; and have served in his or her home parish.
Award amount: Five $2,000 scholarships
NCCS Website: http://www.nccs-bsa.org
Application and details: http://www.nccs-bsa.org/national/EJDoerrScholarship.php
Contact information: National Catholic Committee on Scouting
1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015-2079
972-580-2114
nccs@netbsa.org

Chester M. Vernon Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship

Awarding Agency: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
Description & Requirements: The recipient of this scholarship will receive a $1,000 scholarship per year for four years. Applicant must be currently registered and active in Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting, or Venturing. He must have earned the Eagle Scout Award; have earned the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem; be active in a synagogue; and have demonstrated practical citizenship in the synagogue, school, Scouting unit, and community. He must demonstrate financial need.
Award Amount: $1,000 per year for four years
Deadline: February 28
Website: http://www.jewishscouting.org/awards/
njcoseaglescoutscholarshipprograms.asp
Contact Information: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015-2079
972-580-2114
nccs@netbsa.org

Rick Arkans Eagle Scout Scholarship

Awarding Agency: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
Description & Requirements: The recipient of this scholarship will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship. Applicant must be currently registered and active in Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting, or Venturing. He must have earned the Eagle Scout Award; have earned the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem; be active in a synagogue; and have demonstrated practical citizenship in the synagogue, school, Scouting unit, and community. He must demonstrate financial need.
Award Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 28
Website: http://www.jewishscouting.org/awards/
njcoseaglescoutscholarshipprograms.asp
Contact Information: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015-2079
972-580-2114
nccs@netbsa.org

Frank L. Weil Memorial Eagle Scout Scholarship

Awarding Agency: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
Description & Requirements: The recipient of this scholarship will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship; two runners-up will receive one-time $500 scholarships. Applicant must be currently registered and active in Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting, or Venturing. He must have earned the Eagle Scout Award; have earned the Ner Tamid or Etz Chaim religious emblem; be active in a synagogue; and have demonstrated practical citizenship in the synagogue, school, Scouting unit, and community.
Award Amount: $500 to $1,000
Deadline: February 28
Website: http://www.jewishscouting.org/awards/
njcoseaglescoutscholarshipprograms.asp
Contact Information: National Jewish Committee on Scouting
1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
P.O. Box 152079
Irving, TX 75015-2079
972-580-2114
nccs@netbsa.org

Eastern Orthodox Scouting Scholarships

Awarding Agency: Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting
Description & Requirements: The Eastern Orthodox Committee on Scouting awards three one-time merit-based scholarships each year to Eastern Orthodox Scouts. Applicant must be registered and active in Boy Scouting or Girl Scouting and must have earned the Eagle Scout Award (Boy Scouts) or the Gold Award (Girl Scouts). Applicant must be active in an Eastern Orthodox church and have earned the Alpha Omega religious emblem. One scholarship, funded by the Russian Children's Welfare Society, is reserved for applicants of Russian descent.
Award Amount: $500 to $1,000
Deadline: May 1
Website: http://www.eocs.org
Contact Information: George N. Boulukos
862 Guy Lombardo Ave.
Freeport, New York 11520
516-868-4050