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The purpose of The American Legion’s National High School Oratorical Contest is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States on the part of high school students. Other objectives of the contest include the development of leadership qualities, the ability to think and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance of the duties andsponsibilities, the rights and privileges of American citizenship.

The contest is open to students in grades 9 through 12.

 

ORATORICAL CONTEST, 2017

ASSIGNED TOPICS, 2017

NATIONAL CONTEST:    Saturday/Sunday, April 22-23, 2017, at Legion Headquarters, Indianapolis, IN

DEPARTMENT (State of Maryland) CONTEST:   Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Towson University [Contest begins at 11AM.  Contestants must report by 10AM.]

 

 

CONTACT:   Joan Sorflaten, District Chairman, jsorflaten2517@comcast.net.

 

ORATORICAL CONTEST, 2016

To see the 2016 National Contest winners perform, see "LATEST VIDEOS" at this address [click]:

NATIONAL WINNERS

 

 

 

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