Lake Elmo VFW offers scholarship

LAKE ELMO – Since 2002, the Lake Elmo VFW Post No. 5725 has granted more than $45,000 through their annual scholarship program.

The post is accepting applications for this year’s scholarship program. More than $4,000 will be distributed among winners. Applicants must be in the top half of their graduating class with a GPA of 2.0 or higher, and must be high school graduates of Stillwater Area High School or a high school graduate and child of a Lake Elmo VFW member or Auxiliary member.

The deadline for applications is April 30. Applications are available at the SAHS Career Center or all three Lake Elmo Bank locations in Lake Elmo, Oakdale and Stillwater.

Completed application forms should be mailed to Lake Elmo VFW Scholarship Trust, Lake Elmo Bank, 11465 39th St. North, P.O. Box 857, Lake Elmo, MN 55042.

Applicants should also attach a copy of their acceptance letter along with the name and address of the college or technical institute they plan to attend.