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Scholarships

From the Chairman

November 2020

Did you know the Department of Florida has 2 Medical Scholarships?

I need your help in promoting The American Legion Department of Florida’s Medical and Nursing School Scholarships.

  1. Medical School
    1. One scholarship award of $2,750 is awarded every year.
    2. A candidate must be:
      1. A U.S. Citizen or permanent Florida resident
      2. A student in an accredited Florida Medical School/Program
  2. Nursing School
    1. One scholarship award of $2,750 is awarded every year.
    2. A candidate must be:
      1. A U.S. Citizen or permanent Florida resident
      2. A student in an accredited Florida Nursing School/Program

For information on the scholarships and the forms needed for the application packages go to www.floridalegion.org. Click on SCHOLARSHIPS — SELECT DESIRED SCHOLARSHIP – CLICK ON DOWNLOAD APPLICATION to find the required Application forms and information.

Deadline to submit the scholarship applications is April 1, 2021.

Submit the application packages by mail to:
American Legion Dept. of Florida
Attn: Programs Director
PO Box 547859
Orlando, FL 32854

Or fax to 407-299-0901

Thank you for your assistance in getting the word out about these two scholarships.

For God and Country,

Shirley Douglas