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SCHOLARSHIPS

Veteran Scholarships - Opening 11/1

For Veterans

The Illinois AMVETS have been providing various scholarships since almost their beginnings. 

Illinois AMVETS Veterans Scholarship 

  • Veteran with a permanent Illinois address

  • Honorably Discharged

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

Other types of Scholarships

Sad Sacks Nursing Scholarship 

  • 2nd year or greater nursing student

  • Provide a copy of acceptance letter into an accredited nursing program

  • Priority given to the dependent of a deceased or disabled veteran

Ladies Auxiliary Memorial Scholarship 

  • Be an Illinois High School Senior

  • 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

  • Have taken the ACT or SAT

Ladies Auxiliary Worchid Scholarship 

  • Be an Illinois High School Senior

  • 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.

  • Have taken the ACT or SAT

Freedom's Foundation - Applications Closed

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