Students Apply for $1,000 Mike Colalillo Medal of Honor Scholarship
Right now any full time student enrolled in higher education in St. Louis County or a student from St. Louis County who is a full time student outside of the county, can apply for the Mike Colalillo Medal of honor scholarship. This scholarship pays $1000 to the recipient.
In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants are required to submit a 3 to 10 page double-spaced research paper on a topic relevant to veterans of St. Louis County, Minnesota. A minimum of one resource from the Albert J. Amatuzio Research Center must be referenced.
According to a press release from the history people:
An example of a project would be a research paper on a historical event in St. Louis County, Minnesota, related to a conflict, a war, the homefront or a county veteran. Application forms are available on our website at http://www.thehistorypeople.org/handouts.asp. The application deadline is Monday, November 2, 2015. The scholarship will be awarded at the Veterans’ Remembrance Dinner on December 3, 2015.