This year, the tenth annual Star-Spangled Banner Flag House Scholar Award will be given on Flag Day, June 14. The Flag House will award the Flag House Scholarship for $1,812.00 to a Maryland high school senior to put toward the college of their choice. Please read the contest rules and response prompt carefully before submitting your entry.
Your essay must be no more than 350 words and must be submitted online. Essays must answer the question posed. This contest is open to Maryland high school seniors only and the student must be able to travel to Baltimore to read their essay aloud at the Flag House on June 14th. This requirement will be determined by COVID-19 public health and safety guidelines. The scholarship will only be paid directly to the winner's college of choice.
Submissions will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on March 18th. Sponsored by the Society of the War of 1812 in the State of Maryland and Maryland State Society United States Daughters of 1812.