21 Gully Road, Neptune NJ (732) 922-1226

Programs

We offer 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.  Our programs benefit students in Monmouth County, and the Post’s committees are dedicated to running successful programs.  Additionally, the American Legion Department of New Jersey offers a variety of programs- more information here.

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. 


College Scholarships:

                              

Each year we offer 5 scholarships to exceptional high school students pursuing a college degree:

  • Alvin Applegate Scholarships (3) $1,000 each (application)
    •  Requirement: Student must be a graduating senior of Neptune, Wall, or Ocean Township High School.
  • David Perlman Scholarship $1500 (application)
    • Requirement: Must be a direct relative of a Post 346 Member
  • Sgt. Sherman Scholarship $1,500 (application)
    • Requirement: Student must be a graduating senior of MAST, Neptune, or Wall High School. Must be enrolled in R.O.T.C program.

2020 Application Deadline: April 18

Print and send completed applications to:

American Legion Post 346

21 Gully Road

Neptune NJ 07753

Attention: Scott Conklin


Annual Coloring Contest

                                                         

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:

  • 1st Prize: $100 (Advances to the state finals)
  • 2nd Prize: $75
  • 3rd Prize: $50 

Eagle Scout of the Year

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.

2020 Application Deadline is March 1, 2020

Print and send completed applications to:

American Legion Post 346

21 Gully Road

Neptune NJ 07753

Attention: Scott Conklin