North Carolina American Legion High School Oratorical Contest
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- Scholarship Description
As the nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization, the American Legion is devoted to mutual helpfulness, and is committed to: mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans. Each year The Department of North Carolina joins the 54 other departments and the over 10,000 local posts in The American Legion High School Oratorical Contest.
The North Carolina American Legion High School Oratorical Contest, open to US citizens or lawful residents under the age of 20 and currently enrolled in grade 9-12, is designed to provide the student with the opportunity to increase their knowledge of the US Constitution and with public speaking skills that can help them with advancement in their chosen profession.