The American Legion Auxiliary Awards Scholarship

The American Legion Auxiliary has awarded the Ada Mucklestone Memorial Scholarship to Max McTaggart of Gilman, IL. The Illinois American Legion Auxiliary scholarships are judged on the following criteria: Character/Leadership, Essay “What My Education Will Do for Me”, Academic Achievement and Need. The Ada Mucklestone Memorial Scholarship will award $1,000 toward tuition at Illinois State University where Max plans to attend and study computer science and minor in mathematics. Max will receive the scholarship at the American Legion Auxiliary Department Convention on July, 17, 2021 in Springfield, IL. The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 499 congratulates Max McTaggart on his achievement.