Fras americanism essay contest is open to all students, grades 7 through 12, including those who are home schooled. Students are invited to submit a 350-word essay through an fra member or local fra branch before the december 1st deadline. Local winners are forwarded for competition at the regional level and regional winners compete for national prizes.
2015-2016 americanism essay contest winners what the united states flag stands for by angela bell, a 12th grade student at centennial high school in peoria, arizona. She was crafted in the hands of liberty and washed in the name of justice. She is saluted by the bravest heroes to walk this earth and a wretched curse to her foreign enemies.
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Americanism essay contest essay theme what i can do to promote americanism and love of country 1. Eligible participants must be a student enrolled in the fifth, sixth, seventh or eighth grade during the normal 2015-16 school year, preceding june 30, 2016. Deadline must be submitted to local lodge by december 18, 2015.
Mail your title page and essay to americanism essay contest robert e. , unit 1941 900 south la grange road la grange, il 60525-2936 2. Ask your teacher to collect essays for your class and contact the americanism chairperson, anastasia kwit, to arrange a pick-up at your school before the february 6, 2015 deadline.
Minnesota elks association 1st place winner from brainerd lodge 615. Minnesota elks association 2nd place winner from alexandria lodge 1685.
The national sar americanism committee is pleased to present the full results of the 2015 liberty bell americanism contest, 2015 allene wilson groves contest, 2015 president generals streamer contest and the 2015 president generals cup.
A program of the elks grand lodge fraternal committee, this contest is geared towards students in 5th through 8th grades to promote patriotism among young people.
The american history essay contest was established to encourage young people to think creatively about our nations great history and learn about history in a new light.
The amvets americanism program is a patriotic program the organization offers schools and youth organizations as a resource for teaching children in kindergarten through 12th grade about their american heritage, civics and citizenship. The program includes flag drawing, poster and essay contests that are grade specific and age appropriate.