Candidates for this award shall be daughters, sons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces during eligibility dates for membership in The American Legion, listed below.
- April 6, 1917, to November 11, 1918
- Any time after December 7, 1941
Three $5,000 scholarships are awarded annually per geographic division, for a total of 15 scholarships. These scholarships are for undergraduate study only at a four-year accredited college or university, and may be used for tuition, books, fees, room, and board.
Scholarship Deadline: March 1 of ehttps://www.legion-aux.org/Scholarships/Children-of-Warriorsach calendar year