Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
45
Days
January 15 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Communication Agreement
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
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American Legion Department of Illinois High School Oratorical Contest

Description

Each District will conduct an Oratorical Contest for high school students in grades 9-12, including those homeschooled in your school districts. Speech must be student's original work on the general subject of the Constitution. Speech contests begin in December at local Legion post level and continue on to the national competition. The Oratorical Application, Communication Agreement and a sponsor check in the amount of $150 for each contestant must be sent to the respective Division Americanism Chairman.

Amount Details

$100
Low Amount Awarded
$2,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMust not be older than 19 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Illinois

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Communication Agreement
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
Contact hdqs@illegion.org
Tel: 309-663-0361
Fax: 309-663-5783 Address Department of Illinois
2720 East Lincoln Street
Bloomington, IL 61704