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United Way  2018 Juliet Evans Nelson Scholarship for Outstanding Youth Volunteerism

A $2,500 educational scholarship will be awarded to one outstanding youth volunteer. The recipient will be notified in the late summer of 2018.  The scholarship check will be written jointly to the Applicant and his or her institution of higher learning. By accepting the scholarship, the recipient agrees to coordinate a Volunteer United project(s) with his or her school or community group during the 2018-2019 school year.  

To be eligible for the scholarship, Applicants must:
Be a high school junior during the 2017-2018 school year.
Be entering post-secondary education in 2019.
Live and volunteer in either Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott or western Washington counties.

Two letters of recommendation from individuals who have knowledge of the student's volunteer experience must accompany each application.  

Applications and all materials must be submitted no later than Friday, June 15, 2018.