American Legion scholarships

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The American Legion offers a number of scholarships and other resources to assist young people in their pursuit of higher education. Each year, the Legion facilitates the awarding of millions of dollars in scholarships to high school students. There are opportunities for everyone.

The American Legion, Department of Nebraska will award up to four (4) Jim Hurlbert Memorial Baseball Scholarships to American Legion Baseball players and also an annual scholarship for students planning to enroll in a Nebraska educational facility of higher learning with the 2018 Maynard Jensen American Legion Memorial Scholarship.

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Applications and guidelines are attached here:



Any further questions please call Adjutant David Salak at 402-464-6338 or email