The Helen Tronvold Norwegian Folk High School Scholarship, established in 2005, supports the Sons of Norway Foundation’s objective of providing cross-cultural experiences for youth. Helen Tronvold remembered Sons of Norway youth with a special bequest in her will that is a major source of funding for this scholarship. Sons of Norway members also donate to the fund to help it grow.
Who can apply:
- Applicants who are current members of Sons of Norway or children or grandchildren of current members who have had an active membership for at least one calendar year prior to the date of application.
- Applicants who are between the ages of 18-23.
- Those who have a certificate of completion from a US high school.
- A short autobiography, 150 words or less
- An essay of 500 words or less
- Academic potential
- Financial need
- Letters of recommendation