John Keys Kentucky S.A.L. Scholarship

Deadline: Rolling

Applicants must meet at least one (1) of the following requirements:
·         Any honorably discharged veteran of the United States Armed Forces, without consideration for period or length of service, who is a legal resident of the Commonwealth of Kentucky
·         Any member of the Kentucky Sons of The American Legion (any S.A.L. member who belongs to a Squadron in Kentucky), whose dues for the current membership year are paid. Eligibility requirements are detailed in this brochure.

All applicants must be enrolled at a post-secondary institution (verified by a letter from the institution confirming the applicant’s enrollment.) All applications must contain a true copy of:

  • If a Veteran, the applicant’s DD214 form
  • If a member of the Sons of The American Legion, the applicant’s current year S.A.L. membership card
  • Most recent grade report
  • Enrollment verification letter

Applicants are requested to provide a typewritten cover letter explaining their background, career objectives, current educational program and need for financial assistance. 

How To Apply:

Please contact the John Keys Scholarship Fund by emailing or writing to the following address:


John Keys S.A.L. Scholarship Fund
Independence Squadron 275, S.A.L.
P.O. Box 18791
Erlanger, KY 41018-0791

More Information:

Applications are accepted year-round on an ongoing basis. Scholarship grants are awarded twice a year-- in the Spring and Fall