Education

Purpose: “Promote the American Legion Auxiliary’s role in providing quality education for children and adults through classroom, literacy programs, scholarship promotion and support of education beyond high school, especially for military children.” National POA

Current Education Chairman

What can you do?

  1. Increase respect for the military heroes’ sacrifices among our schoolchildren by scheduling ‘Veterans in Community School’ programs at local schools
  2. Promote the American Legion Auxiliary scholarships,
  3. Award local scholarships at the local level
  4. Support ‘Give 10 to Education’, American Education Week and Teacher Appreciation Week.
  5. Assist and support veterans pursuing higher education and vocational education
  6. Assist and support military children with educational opportunities 

Scholarship Information

Check applications for deadlines.
  1. Children of Warriors National Presidents’ Scholarship
  2. Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
  3. Two different Pennsylvania Dept. ALA Scholarships
  4. Sam Sung Scholarship Information & Application
  5. Spirit of Youth Information and Application
For more information about other scholarships and student programs, visit the “Student” page.