American Legion Department of South Dakota/American Legion Department of South Dakota High School Oratorical Contest

Provide an 8 to 10 minute oration on some phase of the U.S. Constitution. Be prepared to speak extemporaneously for 3 to 5 minutes on specified articles or amendments. Compete at Local, District, and State levels. State winner goes on to National Contest and opportunity to win $18,000 in scholarships. Contact local American Legion post for contest dates.

Award Information

Award Amount
$200 - $1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 4
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
South Dakota
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Department Adjutant
American Legion Department of South Dakota
Address
PO Box 67
City, State, Zip
Watertown, SD , 57201-0067
Telephone
(605) 886-3604
E-mail
sdlegion@dailypost.com
Website
Website

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