The Department awards six $1,000 scholarships to nursing students who are veterans or related to veterans. Applications are processed through the PA State Nurses Association and winners are chosen randomly by VFW and PSNA representatives. Posts are encouraged to make donations of any size. The Annual Barger Scholarship Golf Tournament is an event held annually to help raise money for the fund.. For more information contact State HQs at (717) 234-7927. 
Barger Scholarship Chairman
Dwight R. Furman
VFW Post 8896 (21)
5059 Rislyn Court
Spring Grove, PA 17362