Samsung American Legion Scholarship
Samsung scholarships may be used for undergraduate studies and applied toward tuition, books, fees, and room and
board. Winners are selected according to academic record, involvement in
school and community service.
· Ten National Scholars receive $10,000 each (two from each region)
· Ten National Runners-Up receive $5,000 each (two from each region)
· Remaining Department Finalists receive $1,250 each guaranteed
Scholarship applications are restricted to high school juniors who attend the current session of either The American
Legion Boys State or American Legion Auxiliary Girls State program and are a direct descendant - i.e. child, grandchild, great grandchild, etc. - or a legally adopted child of a wartime U.S. military veteran who served on active
duty during at least one of the periods of war officially designated as eligibility dates for American Legion membership.