Scholarship Information

There are two college scholarships available for attendees of Evergreen Girls State 2023. 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. You are able to apply online or bring your application to Girls State.

Applications are due Sunday, June 23, 2024.

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 at ALA Evergreen Girls State 2023.

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 2024.

Requirements to apply:

  • Current high school junior (Class of 2025)
  • Submit application by June 30th 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 info@evergreengirlsstate.com by 5pm on June 30, 2024. Please include your name in the header of your submission and “Evergreen Girls State Scholarship Application” in your email subject line. All scholarship applications will be reviewed by the Evergreen Girls State Committee and one winner will be selected.

Essay prompt: Now that you have had the opportunity to participate in an action-packed week at ALA Girls State, tell us something new you learned and how you will apply it to your future.

 

Other Scholarship Opportunities

The American Legion Auxiliary Susan Burdett Scholarship offers $1,000 to girls who have attended Evergreen Girls State. Applications are due by March 1 each year. For more information on how to apply, visit https://walegion-aux.org/scholarship.