Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
220
Days
January 22 2025
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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Guy M. Wilson Scholarship

Description

The Guy M. Wilson Scholarship is available only to high school seniors who are planning to attend any Michigan accredited college, university, or trade school in the Fall of 2024. Selections are based upon academic performance, leadership quality, and basis of need. Applicants must be a direct descendant (child, step-child, grandchild or great-grandchild) of an honorably discharged veteran or active duty service member. Applicants must provide a copy of parent's, grandparent's, or great grandparent's discharge papers or equivalent, showing entry and discharge dates from honorable active military service. Eligible service dates are December 7, 1941 to present date For descendants of active duty military service members, a copy of the service members' current military identification card is required. Please visit the scholarship's website for more information.

Amount Details

$1,000
Low 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 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Michigan
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Michigan
  • 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:

  • Checkmark Other - DD214 or discharge papers
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact legion@michiganlegion.org
Tel: 517-220-2754 Address 212 N Verlinden Ave.
Lansing, MI 48915