The application window for the prestigious and highly competitive National Eagle Scout Association scholarships is officially open.
This year, you can apply ONLINE ONLY.
Before you do that, however, read the following requirements:
2014 NESA Scholarship Requirements
- These scholarships are not available to students attending trade schools, two-year colleges or any of the U.S. military academies, because at these academies expenses covered by NESA scholarships are already paid by the U.S. government.
- Academic scholarship applicants must apply during their senior year in high school unless the Eagle Scout board of review was held after Dec. 31, 2012. In those cases, the applicant must apply by Dec. 31, 2013, even if he is already attending college.
- All academic scholarship applicants must have a minimum 1800 SAT or 28 ACT score to apply. A “superscore” may be used to meet the minimum 1800 SAT requirement
- All applicants must be current members of the National Eagle Scout Association to apply. Applicants with memberships that expire on Dec. 31, 2013, are still eligible to apply and are invited to renew.
Application deadline is Dec. 31, 2013. Winners will be notified by summer 2014.
Watch the video below for tips on applying for a NESA scholarship.