If you are a resident of Michigan, then here is good news for you! The American LegionDepartment of Michigan is proudly expecting applications for its worthy scholarships, namely William D. and Jewell Brewer Scholarships and Guy M. Wilson Scholarships. Eligibility requirements for each scholarship are different. Applicants should be a resident of Michigan and must be a descendant of discharged veteran or active duty service member to be eligible. Fellows should have a GPA of 2.5 and a financial need to be considered.
The American Legion Department of Michigan is keen on Michigan’s development; they understand the first step towards the development is civilized society. For civilizing society, educating the youth is mandatory; that is why these scholarships have been initiated. The department wants to offer relief to the deserving descendant of honorable veterans. These scholarships are designed to reduce the financial burden and help them complete their education without any stress.
The American Legion Department of Michigan is the department precisely working toward the advancement of Michigan. The department initiates several different programs to offer financial help to the resident of Michigan and promote Michigan’s growth. The programs are offered for every stage of life of Michigan residents and help them through their important life events. The department with the team of professional’s mission is to see Michigan at the heights of success.
Follow the table below for more details about the scholarships:
|Organization||The American Legion Department of Michigan|
|Educational Level||University or college students|
|Number of Awards||Multiple|
|Nationality||Domestic and International|
|Application Deadline||January 4, 2021|
|Requirement||Application, Transcript, Discharge paper, Tax forms|
Who May Be Eligible?
Eligibility requirements for each scholarship differ. Take a look at the basic requirements mentioned below before applying for the scholarships:
- Applicants should be a resident of Michigan and must be a descendant of discharged veteran or active duty service member to be eligible.
- Fellows should have a GPA of 2.5, and a financial need to be considered.
How to Apply
Only the eligible students should download the application and complete it with all the necessary details and materials with concern. Please strictly follow the deadline as late applications will be the reason for your rejection. Please maintain the authenticity of the data you are submitting through this application. Candidates should submit all the mandatory materials with concern. The committee will not consider incomplete materials. Submit your application with supporting materials to The American Legion Department of Michigan
212 N. Verlinden Ave. Ste. A
Lansing, MI, 48915.
Veterans service discharge papers, most recent transcript copy, tax forms must be provided with the application.
The benefits of each scholarship are mentioned below:
- William D. and Jewell Brewer Scholarships: Will be offered to 5 students for $500 each.
- Guy M. Wilson Scholarships: Will be offered to 15 students for $500 each.
- This amount must only be utilized to pay the education-related expenses of the students. These scholarships encourage students to contribute to the growth of Michigan.
Please submit your application before January 4, 2021. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.