Children of U.S. military members who died while on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001, are eligible to apply for the American Legion Legacy Scholarship. This needs-based scholarship awards up to $20,000 for undergrad or grad school.
Once federal and state educational grants/scholarships have been used, this scholarship will fill in the financial gap..
The award must be used within one year. Recipients may reapply for additional annual awards up to six times.
Deadline to apply is April 15, 2022. Winners are announced each May.