Laverne Noyes

Available to full-time undergraduate NDSU students who are directly descended by blood from veterans of World War I who fulfilled at least one of the following:

  • Served on active duty overseas between May 11, 1917 and Armistice Day (November 11, 1918)
  • Served at least six months non-combat duty between May 11, 1917 and November 11, 1918
  • Died in service between May 11, 1917 and November 11, 1918

Applicants are required to submit the Veteran’s honorable discharge papers along with necessary birth certificates to prove relationship to the Veteran. Documentation can be obtained from:

  1. County Courthouse where Veteran lived
  2. State Historical Society
  3. National Personal Record Center (#314-801-0800)
  4. U.S. Veterans Affairs Department (#515-699-5999)

Financial Aid and Scholarships
Supplemental Questions
  1. Laverne Noyes Eligibility
    • 6. Upload copy of documentation providing proof of lineage (birth certificates, etc.) - required for first-time applicants
    • 1. Have you previously received a Laverne Noyes Scholarship?
    • 2. If yes to the previous question, which academic year did you receive the scholarship?
    • 3. Are you a direct blood descendant of a World War I Veteran? (child, grandchild, great-grandchild, etc.)
    • 4. On whose World War One service in the Army or Navy of the United States do you base this application? (provide name in full)
    • 5. What relation is the World War One Veteran to you?
    • 7. Upload copy of honorable discharge papers of Veteran - required for first-time applicants