Two awards of $500 are given to members of The American Legion, the American Legion Auxiliary, or the Sons of The American Legion, or a descendant of a member of any thereof. Applicants must be unmarried Missouri resident below age 21, and must use the scholarship as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in Missouri. Must submit proof of American Legion membership.
- Must be an undergraduate student
- Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
- Must study full-time
- Must be a US Citizen
- Must currently be a high school student
- Must not be older than 21
- Restricted to single students
- Military service in any armed service branch is required
- Restricted to residents of Missouri
- Must be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
How to Apply
Sign up for a Peterson's account and we'll tell you what you need and how to apply.