Clark-Eliason Post 352

AMERICAN LEGION RIDERS POST 352 STEPHEN J. WOLICKI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Post 352, Somers Point, NJ
“Dedicated to the Mission”


SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS


THE FOLLOWING SHOULD BE ATTACHED TO YOUR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION AND DOWNLOAD APPLICATION AT BOTTOM OF PAGE:


1. OFFICIAL HIGH SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT AND/OR CURRENT COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT (IF APPLICABLE).
2. COPY OF ACT AND/OR SAT SCORE.
3. TWO CHARACTER REFERENCE LETTERS (NON-RELATIVE).
4. COPY OF LETTER OF ACCEPTANCE FROM POST SECONDARY INSTITUTION YOU PLAN TO ATTEND.
5. A TYPED SUMMARY OF YOUR HIGH SCHOOL, POST SECONDARY INSTITUTION AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES, AWARDS AND HOBBIES.

MEMBERSHIP AND OTHER PARTICIPATION: List by name, year, and approximate time commitment for each school, community and volunteer activity (Example: Yearbook Staff [1oth and 11th] 25 hours a month for 6 months; basketball (9th-12th) 40 hours a month
for 3 months.

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS AND OFFICES HELD: List by name, years held and approximate time for each commitment (community and volunteer activity).

HONORS AND AWARDS: List by name and year received (Example: Honor Society 11th & 12th).

VOLUNTEER WORK POSITIONS: List by name and year (Example: Bible School Teacher 12th, 4 hours a day, 1 week).

PAID WORK POSITIONS: List by name, year and approximate work hours (Example: Grocery Store, 11th & 12th, 16 hours per month for two months).

AN ESSAY (see scholarship application, for subject matter), 250 to 650 words.

 

PLEASE NOTE


APPLICANTS MUST BE A CHILD, STEP CHILD, GRANDCHILD, STEP GRANDCHILD OR LEGAL WARD OF A MEMBER OF A QUALIFIED

* AMERICAN LEGION POST (LEGIONAIRE, RIDER, AUXILIARY OR SON [SAL] ) LOCATED IN ATLANTIC OR CAPE MAY COUNTIES. THE MEMBER MUST BE IN GOOD STANDING WITHIN THE POST QUALIFIED*.

*A LIST OF AMERICAN LEGION POSTS “QUALIFIED” IN ATLANTIC OR CAPE MAY COUNTIES WILL BE FURNISHED UPON REQUEST.

ALL INFORMATION SUBMITTED BECOMES THE PROPERTY OF THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE AND WILL BE HELD IN STRICT CONFIDENCE.


APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY APRIL 15TH OF THE CALENDAR YEAR OF THE APPLICATION.

APPLICANTS WHO ARE AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS WILL RECEIVE THEIR AWARD AT A BANQUET HONORING SCHOLARS. IMMEDIATE FAMILY WILL BE INCLUDED.

 

DOWNLOAD SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION HERE

 

Post 352, Somers Point, NJ
“Dedicated to the Mission”