The American Legion offers a variety of programs to help our community’s youth excel and succeed. From college scholarships to coloring contests, there are opportunities for just about all grade levels.
If you are interested in any of the below programs and would like more information, please use the form at the bottom of this page.
2023 Application Deadline will be announced soon
Our programs benefit students in Monmouth County, and the Post’s committees are dedicated to running successful programs. Each year we offer 5 scholarships to exceptional high school students pursuing a college degree:
Send completed applications to: American Legion Post 346, 21 Gully Road Neptune NJ 07753. Be sure to add “Attention: Wil Fetherman” to the front of your envelope to ensure your application is received.
Monmouth County Scholarships
Department of New Jersey Scholarships
The State head of the American Legion (Department of New Jersey) also offers scholarships each year. More information on these scholarships can be found here (scroll down to the “Education and Scholarships” section).
Each year Post 346 in conjunction with the American Legion Department of New Jersey holds a coloring contest for students in grades 4-5. Our committee has our Post members vote on the top three submissions:
Each year, the American Legion Department of New Jersey asks each Post to submit an exceptional Eagle Scout from the community in their local area. The winners are awarded scholarship grants.
Send completed applications to: American Legion Post 346, 21 Gully Road, Neptune NJ 07753. Be sure to add “Attention: Commander” to the front of your envelope to ensure your application is received.