American Legion Post 759
Box 402
Chatham, Illinois 62629


Chatham American Legion Post 759 Scholarship Information and Application

State of Illinois American Legion Scholarship Information

Each year American Legion Post 759 of Chatham awards two $500 scholarships to college-bound students from Glenwood High School. One scholarship each will be awarded to a female student and a male student based upon academic performance, service, and other criteria.
All applications must be received by April 15, 2023, and the awards will be announced in early May. The scholarships are payable upon satisfactory completion of the first semester or quarter of college with a minimum 2.8 grade point average (on a four-point basis).
Please note that, in sections 3 and 4, the application requests the total number of hours completed for each of these activities in the last three years. The information should be your best estimate of the total amount of time spent at these activities during the entire three-year period.
To apply, complete the attached application, and submit it by April 15, 2023, to the following address:

Scholarship Chairman
American Legion Post 759
P.O. Box 402
Chatham, Illinois