Paul Flaherty Athletic Scholarship

American Legion - Kansas

This scholarship was established in memory of Paul E. Flaherty. Paul served many years as a manager, Sixth District Chairman, and Chairman of The American Legion State Baseball Committee. His love for athletics and young people was the reason that he donated funds to start this scholarship. This scholarship aims to benefit female or male students who has participated in some form of High School Athletics.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Only high school seniors, college level freshmen or sophomores
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • College:
    Enrolled or intend to enroll in an approved junior college, college, university, or trade school
  • Athletics:
    Any boy or girl who has participated in some form of High School Athletics

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Essay:
    A written essay of not less than 250 words, nor more that 500 words, on Why I Want To Go To College.
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Three letters of recommendation - one must be from a coach.
  • Other Materials:
    A completed applicationLatest 1040 income statement of supporting parent(s).Recent photo, to be used for publicity purposes only (not more than 3 months old).

Contact Information

  • Phone: (785) 232-9315