Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
36
Days
January 4 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - DD-214 or equivalent, 1040 Most recently filed tax forms
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
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Guy M. Wilson Scholarships

Description

The Guy M. Wilson is available only to high school seniors who are plan to attend any Michigan. Must be a direct descendant (child, step-child, grandchild or great-grandchild) of an honorably discharged veteran or active duty service member. Applicant must provide a copy of parent's, grandparent's, or great grandparent's discharge papers (DD-214 or equivalent) showing entry and discharge dates from honorable active military service. Eligible service dates are December 7, 1941 to present date. Applicant is required to provide a copy of the parent's most recently filed Federal Tax Form 1040 (both sides of the form are needed showing adjusted gross income and signature).

Amount Details

$500
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
  • 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:

  • Checkmark Other - DD-214 or equivalent, 1040 Most recently filed tax forms
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact Address The American Legion Department of Michigan, Attn: Scholarships
212 N. Verlinden Ave. Ste. A
Lansing, MI 48915