Links to the American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Scout of the Year scholarships are provided below. Please provide this information to your Eagle Scouts in hopes that they may apply for one or both of these scholarships. Impress on those who plan to apply, to read the instructions carefully, provide a good sharp photo (in uniform) and don’t SKIMP on the information that is requested. Above all, submit the application(s) ON TIME. Anyone needing assistance, please contact the point of contact listed at the end of this message.
AMERICAN LEGION LINK: http://www.legion.org/
When the HOME PAGE opens, in the upper center, click on PROGRAMS (Drop down). On left side, select SCOUTING. When page opens, on left side, select EAGLE SCOUT OF THE YEAR APPLICATION. Under GENERAL, click on EAGLE SCOUT OF THE YEAR APPLICATION. When page opens, click on DOWNLOAD – form will appear – follow instructions carefully.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS (VFW) LINK: http://www.vfw.org/
When HOME PAGE opens, in the upper right, click on COMMUNITY (Drop down). Then click on PROGRAMS. When page appears, click on SCOUT OF THE YEAR (center – over the photo). Then click on the statement: LEARN MORE ABOUT SCOUT OF THE YEAR PROGRAM. When page opens, scroll down to statement: HOW TO ENTER: Then click on VFW SCOUTING SCHOLARSHIP FORM
NOTE: YOUR COMPUTER MUST HAVE ADOBE READER FOR BOTH FORMS.
POINT OF CONTACT:
Cam Sutherland, Sr.
6330 Marlow Drive
Cumming, GA 30041-6170