American Legion Department of Nebraska/Maynard Jensen American Legion Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship for dependents or grandchildren of members, prisoner-of-war, missing-in-action veterans, killed-in-action veterans, or any deceased veterans of the American Legion. One-time award is based on academic achievement and financial need for Nebraska residents attending Nebraska institutions. Several scholarships of $500 each. Must have minimum 2.5 GPA and must submit school certification of GPA.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500
Number of Awards
1 - 10
Application Deadline
March 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Nebraska
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Nebraska
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Activities Director
American Legion Department of Nebraska
Address
5600 P Street PO Box 5205
City, State, Zip
Lincoln, NE , 68505-0205
Telephone
(402) 464-6338
E-mail
actdirlegion@windstream.net
Website
Website

Data Source: Peterson’s Private Financial Aid Database, copyright © 2016 Peterson’s, a Nelnet company. All rights reserved.