The Sons of the American Legion at 179 offers 3 Scholarship opportunities for children of Post 179 members who are graduating high school or a returning college student.

Scholarships available are: 

$500 Scholarship, a $300 Scholarship and a $200 Scholarship. 



1.   The applicant must be a direct lineal* descendant to, and sponsored by (or themselves be) a dues paying member of the American Legion Post 179.

2.   The application MUST be accompanied by:

a.   A transcript.**(High school if not presently attending college)

b.   A resume describing background and future goals.

c.   Documentation verifying a minimum of 4 hours of community service (volunteered) within the last year.

3.   The applicant MUST be admitted to a college.

4.   The application MUST be returned no later than August 31, 2017 to:

                                                    SAL Squadron Commander                 

                                             American Legion Post 179

                                             P.O. Box 306 

                                             Grandville, MI   49468-0306



*Lineal: Being of direct male or female line of ancestry

**Transcript: Student’s official school record.