Americanism Essay Contest Scholarship

Sponsor: American Legion Department of Illinois

$100 - $1,200
award type
Feb 1st, 2019
application deadline
1 - 60
1 Awarded, 1 Applied
Prior Year

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Scholarship for students in 7th to 12th grades of any accredited Illinois high school. Must write a 500-word essay on selected topic.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an undergraduate student
  • Must attend a university, a four-year college or a two-year college
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must currently be a high school student
  • Restricted to residents of Illinois
  • Restricted to individuals with the following interests: writing
  • Must be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary

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