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Fool Soldier Scholarship
Meg English
Thursday, December 20, 2018

Fool Soldier Scholarship

This award is open to descendants of the Fool Soldiers, a group of Teton Lakota men who ransomed the freedom of two white women and six children held captive by a band of Dakota Indians in 1862. Eligible applicants must be able to prove their ancestry; have a GPA of 2.0 or higher; be planning to attend an accredited college, university, or vocational or technical school; and have financial need. 

Award: $2,000; 

Deadline: March 15

To apply go to www.sfacf.org /scholarships/Fool Soldier Scholarship