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SCHOLARSHIP INFO 

 
Samsung American Legion Scholarship:  If eligible, 2016 American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State citizens have the opportunity to receive financial assistance through this scholarship.  Itís awarded to qualified students who are descendants of United States wartime veterans.  Selection criteria include academic record, community involvement, school activities and financial need.   The online application can be accessed from the American Legion website: www.legion.org/samsung-scholarship-application - FAQ sheet

Badger Girls State Scholarships:  American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Scholarship(s) in the amount of $500 each are offered to Citizens of the most recent American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Session who plan to attend a college, university or approved technical school.  The American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Committee will determine the number of Scholarships awarded.  Scholarship application will be made available to all citizens who attended the immediate past American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Session.  

2017 Scholarship Guidelines & Application will be posted January 2017. 

Eileen Knox Memorial Scholarship:  One (1) scholarship will be awarded to a citizen that completed the most recent past session of Wisconsin American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State, Inc. and will be chosen from the current American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Scholarship applicants with special consideration given to applicant who is a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. 

Harry & Shirley Kuehl Foundation Scholarship: One (1) scholarship will be awarded to a citizen that completed the most recent past session of Wisconsin American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State, Inc. and will be chosen from the current American Legion Auxiliary Badger Girls State Scholarship applicants.

Department of Wisconsin American Legion Auxiliary and National Headquarters American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships: Various other college scholarships are offered through our organization.  For a list of scholarships, downloadable applications and eligibility requirements, go to our website for information or check with your local American Legion Auxiliary Unit.

WEBSITES:

Department of Wisconsin:  www.amlegionauxwi.org

National Headquarters American Legion Auxiliary: www.alaforveterans.org