The National Society of Colonial Dames of America (NSCDA) is a national service organization founded in 1891. The NSCDA is an association of 45 corporate societies from throughout the country with over 15,000 members. The NSCDA has been a leader in the field of historic preservation.
In Minnesota, they have provided funds for scholarships for international students at the University of Minnesota for more than 50 years.
The Colonial Dames scholarship is only available for graduate and professional degree students.
The National Society of Colonial Dames of America in the State of Minnesota offers scholarships up to $12,000 for international graduate/professional degree students with a F-1 or J-1. The selected students will be named the Colonial Dames Scholars for the academic year.
Recipients must be available to give a presentation to the Colonial Dames organization and/or create a video to submit to the organization with guidance from ISSS.
The Colonial Dames application is now closed. If you applied, you will be notified when a decision is made. If you have questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.