Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
151
Days
May 1 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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James V. Day Scholarship

Description

The objective of this scholarship is to assist young men and women in continuing their education beyond high school. Applicant's parent or grandparent must be a member of the Maine American Legion, living or deceased. Be of good character and demonstrated through his/her past behavior that s/he believes in the American way of life. Additional requirements include three letters of recommendation, letter of endorsement from high school. Applicant must demonstrate financial need.

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

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Proof of application, letter of endorsement
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
Contact
The American Legion, Department of Maine
legionme@mainelegion.org
Address Past Commanders Scholarship
5 Verti Drive
Winslow, ME 04901-0727