North Carolina 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.


Deadline: Open

Award type: Scholarship

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

State: North Carolina

Contact Information

American Legion, Department of North Carolina
4 N. Blount Street
P.O. Box 26657 Raleigh, NC 27611-6657 United States
Phone: (919) 832-7506
Fax: 919-832-6428