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


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.

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.

2019 Application Deadline: April 18

Print and send completed applications to:

American Legion Post 346

21 Gully Road

Neptune NJ 07753

Attention: Scott Conklin

If you are interested in learning more about any of our programs below, please contact us using the form below.

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