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Illinois AMVETS Scholarships


Scholarship Value: $1,000
Awards Available: 4
Award Deadline: March 1, 2021

The Illinois AMVETS have been providing various scholarships since almost their beginnings. We offer scholarships for the following individuals:

A) Veterans currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year institution

B) 2nd year nursing students - Provided by the Illinois Sad Sacks

C) Ladies Auxiliary memorial scholarships

D) Freedom's Foundation for high school sophomores

For more information please view the scholarship you are interested in below:

1) Illinois AMVETS Veterans Scholarship

A) Veteran with a permanent Illinois address

B) Honorably Discharged

C) Enrolled part-time or full-time at a 2 or 4 year college, university, vocational or technical school

;2) Sad Sacks Nursing Scholarship

A) 2nd year or greater nursing student

B) Provide a copy of acceptance letter into an accredited nursing program

C) Priority given to the dependent of a deceased or disabled veteran

;3) Ladies Auxiliary Memorial Scholarship

A) Be an Illinois High School Senior

B) Be a child or grandchild of a veteran of the United States of America who served after 09/15/40 and was Honorably Discharged, or who is presently serving

C) Have taken the ACT or SAT

4) Ladies Auxiliary Worchid Scholarship

A) Be an Illinois High School Senior

B) Be a child of a deceased father or mother who was a veteran of the United States of America who served after 09/15/40 and was Honorably Discharged. They need not be KIA or have died as a result of service-connected disability.

C) Have taken the ACT or SAT


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Illinois AMVETS Scholarships
$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program...
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Be Bold Scholarship - $25,000
The $25,000 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most...
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$1,000 De Novo Scholarship - $1,000
To be eligible for the De Novo Scholarship: A) You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. B) You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
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Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
To be eligible for the Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who...
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$1,000 Ascend Scholarship - $1,000
To be Eligible for the Ascend Scholarship: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
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