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Avg. Amount Awarded
311
Days
May 1 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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James V. Day Scholarship

Description

This is to award $500 (two scholarships may be awarded contingent upon the availability of funds) with the criteria: must demonstrate financial need, must be a resident of the State of Maine, U.S. Citizen, parent or grandparent must be a member of the Maine American Legion, living or deceased. File his/her application with the Maine Past Commanders Club on or before May 1st, to include all supporting documents. Student narration of 300 words or less. Application is to be mailed. Printable application can be downloaded here: http://www.mainelegion.org/pages/programs/scholarships.php

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
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Maine
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
  • 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 - Proof of application
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  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact
The American Legion, Department of Maine
legionme@mainelegion.org
Tel: 207-873-3229
Fax: 207-872-0501 Address Past Commanders Scholarship
5 Verti Drive
Winslow, ME 04901-0727