September 21, 2017

Willie and Lois McCann Memorial AMVETS Scholarship Awarded by AMVETS, Illinois Department

The Willie and Lois McCann Memorial AMVETS Scholarship is an award sponsored by AMVETS, Illinois Department.

Information About the Scholarship:

Application Deadline: 1-March
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be an Illinois resident attending school in Illinois, be single, be the child of a veteran, and submit ACT scores, transcripts, rank in class, and tax forms.
Eligible for: College freshman

Awarded by:

AMVETS, Illinois Department
2200 South Sixth Street
Springfield, IL 62703
USA
Email: amvets@warpnet.net
Phone: 217 528 4713
Fax Number: 217 528 9896

Contact Details:

Shanna Hughes/Brian Van Houten
Office Manager/Administrative Clerk

Email: offmgr@amvets.com
Phone: 217 528 4713
Fax Number: 217 528 9896

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AMVETS, Illinois Department

AMVETS, Illinois Department