Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
69
Days
February 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Papers of Parents' date of entry and release from active duty,
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
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Ted and Nora Anderson Scholarships

Description

The fund will be used by The American Legion for the purpose of assisting financially the education of American Legion members and/or such children of American Legion Auxiliary members of the Department of Kansas. The applicant must be the son or daughter of a veteran. The applicant may be the son or daughter of a deceased member whose membership was paid up in The American Legion and/or Auxiliary in the year of death. Submit verification at the end of each semester. Applications must be received in The American Legion Headquarters. Three letters of recommendation - only one from a teacher. Parents papers must show date of entry and release from active duty. DD 214's are acceptable. Pictures should accompany applications, to be used for publicity purposes only. The applicants major field of study will be a factor in the final selection. Please indicate your major field of study. The benefits provided society will be considered. NOTE; If application is based on mother's Auxiliary membership, submit a certified or photostatic copy of discharge of veteran from which mother derives her eligibility. Scholarship form can be found here: https://kansaslegion.org/forms.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Kansas
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with American Legion or Auxiliary
  • Checkmark Must be a dependent of the service(s) specified above

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Papers of Parents' date of entry and release from active duty,
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact Address The American Legion Headquarters
1314 Topeka Ave.,
Topeka, KS 66612