Announcing the Elks Americanism Essay Contest. The theme of the contests is" Why Our Veterans Are America's Heroes. " This contest is open to all students enrolled in the fifth, sixth, seventh, and eight grades. Americanism Essay Contest. 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. " Why Our Veterans Are America's Heroes?
" Use this as the core theme of your essay. Rules Elks Drug Awareness Essay Contest. The theme for the contest is: Winners: Your local Elks lodge will select the top essays, using the criteria listed above.
The lodge will notify winners. Winning essays will be forwarded to District Competition. District winners will be forwarded to State Level Competition. Padgett's essay will now go on to compete for national honors. This is the fourth consecutive year that Pinkston Middle School students have won the state contest.
ELKS DRUG AWARENESS ENTRY FORM. ESSAY CONTEST. All Lodge Drug Awareness Chairpersons are responsible for making sure that essays submitted to their District Chairpersons have this completed form.
The Americanism Essay Contest Last year, we had 9200 essays submitted by Lodges throughout the state. All you need is an essay from Winning Essays: 2014 Americanism Essay Contest" What Veterans Day Means to Me" Division I winner This year's winning essay for Division I (5th6th) is from Kristen T.
of Mankato Lodge# 225. When I think of Veterans Day, I think of all the servicemen and women that risked their lives so that us Americans could have freedom. The Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any Texas high school senior who is a US Citizen and is in the top 5 of their graduating class. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.