This scholarship is for children and grandchildren of current, paid-up members or deceased members of the American Legion, Department of Illinois. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be US citizens and high school seniors in an accredited high school who will graduate in the current school year and plan to pursue a college education. Applicants must have a good record of school and community citizenship, show personal responsibility, and have the desire to pursue an education beyond high school. Scholarships will be awarded based on personal financial need and academic qualifications as outlined above with consideration given to the desire to continue education, ability to succeed, career to be pursued, and purpose for which scholarship is to be used.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.