American Legion Scholarships
Who's Eligible: Varies by program, mostly open to high school seniors
Award Amount: Up to $20,000
Due Date: Varies by program
Though American Legion scholarships frequently get overlooked by high school seniors, it is worth your while to give them a look. Operating six different scholarship programs, the organization provides scholarships targeted at baseball all-stars, future speech writers, children of US service members, Eagle Scouts, and future lung and respiratory nurses. Info on each program's eligibility requirements and due dates is available here.