Delaware Valley Chapter MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

The Delaware Valley Chapter of the Nam Knights Motorcycle Club established the Nam Knights M/C  Memorial Scholarship in 2017.  The scholarship in the amount of 1000.00-dollar is funded entirely by the Delaware Valley Chapter from their general operating fund.  The scholarship was established to honor the memory of fallen Military Veterans and Law Enforcement officers, who have made the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty. This Scholarship is open to New Jersey and Pennsylvania Residents only.

Eligibility

 The awarding of the scholarship will be to current high school seniors, graduates and returning Veterans who are Honorably discharged to further their education at a junior college, technical institute, or a four-year university/college. Dependents of Vietnam Veterans, military veterans and law enforcement are encouraged to apply, but said dependency is not mandatory.

Award

The Awarding, of a $1000.00, will be paid directly to the school of the recipient’s choice upon confirmation that the recipient has been accepted by, and enrolled at the institution. 

Type of Scholarship

The Delaware Valley Nam knights M.C. Memorial Scholarship provides for a $1000.00 scholarship and will be awarded based on the applicant’s motivation to accomplish his/her educational goals, career goals, dependency of Vietnam/military veteran or law enforcement, citizenship and leadership. Financial need is a consideration only when other factors weigh equally among applicants.

Deadline

All applications must be received by May 30th of the current year.

Application Procedure

Students can obtain an application from their Guidance Office, or by contacting the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Nam Knights M/C at the Chapter website at https://www.delvalnamknights.org.  The Eligible participant should complete the application and submit it by the deadline date of May 30th to:

Delaware Valley Chapter, Nam Knights of America M/C
Attn: Scholarship Committee
2638 Ash Street
Phila. Pa. 19137

If you are a high school senior than recommendations by one teacher and one adult are required.  If you are a high school graduate or returning honorably discharged Veteran that has not yet enrolled in college courses, the reference from a teacher may be substituted with an employer reference.  Recommendations should be completed and returned to the Delaware Valley Chapter on or before May 30th.  (Deadline may be extended at the discretion of the chapter).

Selection Procedure

The Scholarship Committee of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Nam Knights will review all applications.  The Delaware Valley Chapter Executive Board will approve the recommendation of the Scholarship Committee and awards will be announced by mail. 

Distribution of Funds

The scholarship award will be paid directly to the school upon receipt of acknowledgement that the winner has been enrolled as a student.

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