The American Legion
National High School Oratorical Scholarship Program
" A Constitutional Speech Contest"

Department Oratorical Chairman Roger Lacy

Congratulations and a thank you to all the contestants for their hard work
and help in making the 2015 contest a success.
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2015 Department Oratorical Contest Winners

First Place Winner ($2000) - Adrianne Owings of Little Rock, AR

Second Place Winner ($1500) - Carolyn Casey of Houston, AR

Third Place Winner ($1000) - Jacob McDaniel of Springdale, AR

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Applications must be submitted to Department Headquarters by December 31, 2015

*Certifications must be submitted to Department Headquarters by (To be Annouced)

*Certification for the Department (State) contest means that a student must present his/her oration to the
Post and/or a civic organization three (3) times as organized by the Post Oratorical Chairman.
Posts can certify all students who apply and follow the above rule or Posts can sponsor a contest
to determine whom they will certify for the Department (State) contest

Students certified by a Post will proceed to the Department (State) Contest
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First Place Winner - $2,000.00 plus **$1,500.00 National Contest and
an all expense paid trip, with chaperone, to Indianapolis, IN.

**The Department First Place Winner who participates in the first round of the National Contest
will receive a $1,500.00 scholarship. Each first round winner who advances to the second round,
but does not advance to the Final Round will receive an additional $1,500.00 scholarship.

Second Place Winner - $1,500.00

Third Place Winner - $1,000.00
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2015 Contest Information Packet
(Application & Certification Forms Included)
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2015 Assigned Topics
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See the "Related Links" section at the bottom of this page for Application & Certification forms & other info

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2014 Department Oratorical Contest Awards

Caitlyn Crowder of Heber Springs
First Place - $2,000.00 plus **$1,500.00 National Contest and
an all expense paid trip, with chaperone, to Indianapolis, IN.

Leia Smith of Cabot
Second Place Winner - $1,500.00

Hannah Linday of Mountain Home
Third Place Winner - $1,000.00
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