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The Lucinda Beneventi Findley History Scholarship

Offered by Daughters of the American Revolution

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Sep 14, 2023
2 awards worth


Grade level

High School Senior

Application deadline:

January 31, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you a high school senior interested in majoring in history? If so, consider applying for the Lucinda Beneventi Findley History Scholarship! The scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be pursuing an undergraduate history degree. A non-profit organization called the Daughters of the American Revolution offers this scholarship and others to promote the study of American history. The organization is known for its lineage-based membership and history. The organization is dedicated to the “historical preservation, promotion of education, and encouragement of patriotic endeavor.” Every year, their Lucinda Beneventi Findley History Scholarship awards $2,000 scholarships to two lucky applicants to help fund their college or university tuition. If you are interested in pursuing a degree in history and are looking for some help with costs, we encourage you to apply!  

Eligibility information

The scholarship is open to high school seniors planning to enroll in college full-time and pursue a degree in history at an accredited college or university in the United States. Applicants must also meet the below eligibility requirements.

Grade Level

High School Senior


US Citizens

Minimum GPA


Academic Interest


Application information

To apply for this scholarship, students must submit an online application, proof of U.S. citizenship, and the below application materials.


Academic transcript

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Scholarship FAQ

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Daughters of the American Revolution at lbfindleyhisto[email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

No, the The Lucinda Beneventi Findley History Scholarship is not renewable.

Is this scholarship open to international or DACA students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).
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