American Legion Buffalo Bill Post 347, LeClaire, IA Scholarship

American Legion


The American Legion is for God and Country, to uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States of America, and to perpetuate a 100% Americanism.  We chose to endow a scholarship because we believe that an education is important for the continued success of our country.

Criteria to Apply:

  • Member of a military/veteran’s family
  • A person of good character
  • Must attend a two or four year college or vocational school upon graduation.
  • Loyalty and good work ethic
  • Positive citizenship and loyalty
  • Special consideration given to applicant with financial need
  • No GPA requirements

Scholarship Personal Statement/Essay:

  • Discuss briefly in 200 words or less how being a part of a military family has impacted your life, including the challenges and rewards.

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Past Scholarship Recipients

2021    Enrique Riojas Berazaluce
2020   Kai Hartman
2019    Mary Klingelhoefer
2018    Erin Woodford