$1,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
92
Days
March 15 2019
Application Deadline
2
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

One-time award of $1000. Applicant must be in nursing school or have positive acceptance to an accredited hospital or university registered nursing program. Applicant must be a direct descendant, wife, or widow of a veteran. Must submit certification of an American Legion Auxiliary unit president, copy of proof that veteran was in service (i.e. discharge papers), letters of recommendation, transcripts, and essay. Must have minimum 3.5 GPA, show financial need, and be a resident of Wisconsin or member of the Wisconsin American Legion Family. Applications available on web site http://www.amlegionauxwi.org.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded
$2,000
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
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Wisconsin
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Nursing
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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Contact Bonnie Dorniak
Department Secretary
deptsec@amlegionauxwi.org
Tel: 608-745-0124
Fax: 608-745-1947 Address 2930 American Legion Drive
PO Box 140
Portage, WI 53901-0140