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.

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


College Scholarships:


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

  • Alvin Applegate Scholarships (3) $1,000 each
  • David Perlman Scholarship $1500
  • Sgt. Sherman Scholarship $1,500


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