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  • Scholarship Name :
    American Legion Auxiliary (National/Spirit of Youth Scholarship For Junior Members)
  • Number Of Awards :
    5 (1 in each of 5 divisions)
  • Renewable :
    Yes (up to 4 years)
  • States In Which Available :
    Indiana
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $1,000
  • Deadline :
    MAR 1
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Must be/have been junior member of Auxiliary for past 3 years and continue membership throughout the term of the scholarship. Must be senior in accredited high school to apply with 3.0 GPA. Use of scholarship must begin within 24 months from notification.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    Send application to Local American Legion Auxiliary Unit; with 1 letter from principal or guidance counselor (letter to include size of class and ranking) and GPA; 1 letter from clergy person, and 2 letters from adult citizens, other than relatives, attesting to applicant’s character, citizenship, and leadership, an essay of no more than 1,000 words titled “Forward Thinking— Using My Education to Impact Society,” a certified transcript, FAFSA FORM, and a copy of ACT or SAT scores.