$11,163
Avg. Amount Awarded
311
Days
April 1 2023
Application Deadline
32
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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American Legion Legacy Scholarship

Description

Designed to fulfill a financial gap remaining after all federal and state educational grants/scholarships available to an eligible applicant have been utilized. For children of U.S. military members who died while on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001 or children of post-9/11 veterans having been assigned a combined disability rating of 50 percent or greater by the Department of Veterans Affairs also qualify. Additional requirement include DD1300 or military death certificate as this applies, financial breakdown.

Amount Details

$20,000
Low Amount Awarded
$357,229
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student, a graduate student or a postgraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkRestricted to survivors or dependents of people who died, are missing or were disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
  • Checkmark Must be in or a veteran of any U.S. Armed Service Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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Contact
The American Legion
americanism@legion.org
Tel: 317-630-1203 Address P.O. Box 1055
Indianapolis, 46206