$500
Avg. Amount Awarded
87
Days
March 10 2019
Application Deadline
8
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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  • Checkmark Community Service
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
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Description

Half the number of available grants are awarded to children of veterans who are also residents of CT. Remaining grants awarded to child or grandchild of a member (or member at time of death) of the CT Departments of the American Legion/American Legion Auxiliary, regardless of residency; or are members of the CT Departments of the American Legion Auxiliary/Sons of the American Legion, regardless of residency. Contact local unit President. Must include list of community service activities.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded
$4,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 16 years old
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 23 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Connecticut
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Mississippi
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
  • Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Community Service
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
Contact Nancy A Hansen
State Secretary
ctaladept@gmail.com
Tel: 860-616-2343
Fax: 860-616-2342 Address 287 West Street
PO Box 266
Rocky Hill, CT 06067