Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
307
Days
March 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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Child Welfare Special Education Scholarships - Graduate Student

Description

The Wisconsin American Legion Auxiliary offers the Child Welfare Special Education Scholarship - Graduate Student. Applicant must be a college graduate in the field of special education. If there is no qualified applicant, the scholarship may be awarded to an applicant in the education field. Application must be signed by a local American Legion Auxiliary Unit and mailed to the Department Education Chairman in one envelope with the applicant's name on every page of the application and attachments. Application form can be downloaded from the site. Applicant must be a child, grandchild, great-grandchild, stepchild, step grandchild, step greatgrandchild, wife or widow of an honorably discharged American veteran. Be a resident of Wisconsin, except as noted in 1 (b); An applicant who is a member of the Wisconsin American Legion Family does not need to reside in Wisconsin. Photocopy of Veteran's Service must accompany application, photocopy of discharge papers (DD214) or other document used to establish honorable active duty service. Include at least three (3) letters of recommendation from at least two of the following categories: School administrators, guidance counselors, faculty members (no more than two), Pastor, businessmen from community (no more than two), Representative citizen (one only). Graduate students include undergraduate transcript(s).

Amount Details

$1,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Wisconsin
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Copy of VeteranÔÇÖs DD-214
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Contact Lauren Miller
American Legion Auxiliary - Education Chairman
hurricanelauren11@gmail.com
Address 6516 Spring Hill Drive
Mount Pleasant, WI 53406