Department of Nevada American Legion Oratorical
The purpose of The American Legion’s National High School Oratorical Contest is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States on the part of high school students. Other objectives of the contest include the development of leadership qualities, the ability to think and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance of the duties and responsibilities, the rights and privileges of American citizenship.
" A Constitutional Speech Contest"
Students interested in competing in the 2019 Oratorical Scholarship High School Speech Contest please contact Valerie Scheuering Department Oratorical Chairperson by writing her at this email firstname.lastname@example.org for information on how to enter.
Assigned Topics for 2020 Oratorical Contest
Post 4 - Date not yet determined
Post 37 - 4 January 2020 6:00 pm Fernley Senior Center, Fernley, Nevada
District 1 - AWAITING DATE
District 2 - AWAITING DATE
District 3 - AWAITING DATE
District 4 - 11 January 10am Western Nevada Community College Carson City, NV.
District 5 - AWAITING DATE
DEPARTMENT OF NEVADA 2020 CONTEST
Date 8 Februray 2020 10am Masonic Lodge Henderson, NV.
Congratulations and Well Done to all the students that competed the 2019 Post, District and Department 2019 competitions.
The 2020 Department Contest Results:
1st Place -
2nd Place -
3rd Place -
4th Place -
To Start an Oratorical Contest for the Youth in your Post's Community contact:
Valerie Scheuering Department Oratorical Chairman at (775) 722-6516.