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Closson-Raught American Legion Post 1160 Scholarship Fund (Deadline: April 1, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

High School Seniors

Applicants must:

  • Be a graduating Taconic Hills High School senior
  • Have been enrolled at Taconic Hills High School for at least their Junior and Senior years of high school
  • Have a grandparent, parent or sibling in the United States Armed Forces
  • Be accepted at a college or professional program


Applicants must:

  • Be a resident of the Taconic Hills Central School District
  • Have DD214 Discharge Documentation
  • Be accepted at a college or professional program

Submission: The committee will review applications and materials submitted and make their decisions according to the following criteria:

The Student’s:

  • Financial need of the student and his/her family
  • Perseverance and fortitude in dealing with issues in his/her life while making a contribution to the community
  • Significance of the Scholarship Award to the Student
  • Demonstration of an ability to excel in a particular area of interest whether it is academic, the arts, athletic or vocational

Deadline: April 1, 2016

Amount: $1,000

Learn More: Closson-Raught American Legion Post 1160 Scholarship Fund

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