2021 American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year Scholarship

The 2021 American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year Nomination Form is now available. A number of changes have been made to the criteria, so applicants must carefully read the Nomination Form.

Hard copy (not email) Nomination packets must be received by the American Legion Department of Washington headquarters no later than March 01, 2021.  Due to slow mail problems, either use Priority Mail or mail at least seven days before the due date.  Please mail to:

Department of Washington

The American Legion

Attention: Boy Scouts Committee

PO Box 3917

Lacey WA 98509-3917

The nomination packet judged best by the Department Boy Scouts Committee, must then arrive to American Legion National Headquarters no later than April 01, 2021.

Nominations must provide ALL information requested in the application.  Applicants are strongly urged to read the application multiple times so they do not miss requirements and follow all instructions to the letter. 

Incomplete applications will not be eligible for review.  Failure to follow instructions will result in lower judging scores or disqualification.

The nomination form may be downloaded at