Applications sought for Scout of the Year award

Deadline for the application from the Brainerd VFW is May 1 for the award, for the K-12 program.

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The Brainerd Veterans of Foreign Wars is accepting applications for the annual Scout of the Year award, which is a K-12 program.

The deadline for applications is May 1.

Awards go up to $5,000 nationally.

Last year’s winner was Jenna Lee of Brainerd. She received $300 locally, then won a district competition. Jenna was a 12th grader and is now in college to become a teacher.

Details and application forms can be found at .

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