Valley Forge Chapter Student Program Opportunites

The Valley Forge Arthur Russell Memorial Scholarship Fund


The Valley Forge Chapter offers scholarships to 9th – 12th grade students in the Tri-State (PA, DE & NJ) area to attend Spirit of America Programs.

Entries must be typed, double-spaced and corrected containing 500 to 1,000 words. Essay must also address the year’s topic. Must include youth’s name, address, grade level and teacher’s name.

2018 Student Essay Topic: ” Why might helping others be an important component of responsible citizenship?” Please Explain.

To apply for a scholarship please fill out and  email this form and essay to

To have your essay considered for a National Youth Essay Award please submit your nomination form online here.  One entry per person.

2018 Students sent to Spirit of America Program