Prog Oratorical

Middleton Post 39

Oratorical Contest
The Oratorical Contest presents participants with an academic speaking challenge that teaches important leadership qualities, the history of our nation’s laws, the ability to think and speak clearly, and an understanding of the duties, responsibilities, rights and privileges of American citizenship.
Participation is open to 9th through 12th grade students. Winners receive a small amount at Post, District and Area Contests a larger amount at State and National Contests with the top winners receiving a $18,000, $16,000 or $14,000 scholarship to the college of their choice.
The Post will be holding their contest in December or early January. Contact 2nd Vice-Commander Dave Shively 585-2061
Read more at Oratorical Package

State Oratorical Contest in Mountain Home.
District Commander Jack Youngs awarded first place certificate and gold medal to Quentin Frederick, a Meridian Home School student at the Area Contest in Nampa