Illinois Oratorical Contest

Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.

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Details

Deadline:
January 20
Award type:
Scholarship
Renewable
No
Max. award:
$2,000
Awarded anualy:
Yes
Unlimited awards:
No
Repay required:
No

Misc.

Enrollment level:
High School Junior, High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Senior
State:
Illinois

Contact Information

American Legion - Department of Illinois
2720 East Lincoln Street Bloomington, IL 61704 United States
Phone: (309) 663-0361