There are two college scholarships available for attendees of Evergreen Girls State 2021. You must be a current high school junior to apply.
American Legion Samsung Scholarship
The Samsung Scholarship is a national scholarship offered by the American Legion for all Girls State and Boys State participants that meet the requirements. Please click here for application requirements and to apply online.
Applications are due by 5pm on June 14, 2021.
The state level winner will be selected by the Evergreen Girls State Committee. She will receive a $1,000 college scholarship and have her application submitted for consideration in the National Samsung Scholarship round. The Evergreen Girls State Samsung Scholarship winner will be announced during the program on June 16, 2021.
ALA Evergreen Girls State Scholarship
ALA Evergreen Girls State is proud to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to one Evergreen Girls State participant in 2021.
Requirements to apply:
- Current high school junior (Class of 2022)
- Attend the 3-night Evergreen Girls State Speaker Series
- Submit application by June 21 deadline
To apply, use the prompt below to write an essay with a minimum of 200 words and maximum of 300 words. Submit your application via email to [email protected] by 5pm on June 21, 2021. Please include your name in the header of your submission and “Evergreen Girls State Scholarship Application” in your email subject line.
Essay prompt: Now that you have heard from three exceptional speakers during the Evergreen Girls State Speaker Series, pick one speech that you enjoyed and tell us something new you learned and how you will apply it to your future.
All scholarship applications will be reviewed by the Evergreen Girls State Committee and one winner will be selected.