About the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, an organization with a deeply rich history, they honor their heritage as well as make a difference in their communities across the country and the world. This scholarship will be presented every April to a high school senior who will be attending the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. Special preference will be given to students who demonstrate knowledge or involvement with one of Virginia's state-recognized Tribes.

How to apply for the scholarship?

  • The applicant can complete the application which can be found on the National Daughters of the American Revolution site.

  • For additional queries, interested applicants can contact the admissions department at the College of William and Mary

  • Along with the application, the applicant should submit family history details, official academic transcripts, three recommendation letters, proof of American Indian bloodline, and FAFSA.

How much the scholarship award amounts to?

  • The award amounts to $1,000 yearly and is non-renewable.

  • One award is offered each year.

Deadline Information

The deadline date is set for February 15

Eligibility Criteria

  • This is the award provided to individuals who will be attending the College of Williams and Mary in Virginia.

  • A student must exhibit a personal connection to American Indian traditions.

  • An added preference will be given to an applicant who demonstrates knowledge and involvement in Virginia's state tribes.

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