$500
Avg. Amount Awarded
125
Days
April 1 2022
Application Deadline
6
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Minnesota American Legion Memorial Scholarship

Description

The purpose of this scholarship, sponsored by The Minnesota American Legion Foundation, is to provide financial assistance to students to further their education in any Minnesota University, College, Vocational School, or other accredited institutions of higher education, or in states with a Minnesota reciprocity agreement. Applicant shall be a legal descendent of a Veteran member of the American Legion; and/or a legal descendent of an American Legion Auxiliary member. Additional requirement includes two letters of recommendation. An American Legion Post Official must sign the application.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded
$3,000
Total 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
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Minnesota
  • 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

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Contact Jennifer Kelley
Program Coordinator
department@mnlegion.org
Tel: 651-291-1800 Address 20 West 12th Street, Room 300-A
St. Paul, MN 55155