American Legion sholarships available

ARLINGTON — The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 69 has announced the availability of a number of academic scholarships.

Due before March 1: ALA National Children of Warriors Scholarship, $5,000; ALA National Non-Traditional Students, $2,000; ALA National Spirit of Youth, $5,000; TAL Eagle Scout, $10,000; and TAL Legacy, up to $20,000 (please follow link at

Due before March 20: Americanism Essay Contest, $50; and PPP Nurses Scholarship, $1,000.

Due before April 1: Youth Hero and Good Deed Award; Educator of the Year; and TAL Dept. of Vermont (awards vary).

Due before April 15: ALA Dept. of Vermont Award, $1,000; ALA Dept. of Vermont Award-Non-traditional student, $1,000; and ALA Unit 69 Arlington, $1,000.

Due before July 1: TAL Baseball Scholarship, $500.

Additional scholarships inclulde Samsung (please follow link at and TAL Oratorical (please follow link at


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