Elmont Post 1033


The American Legion

High School Oratorical Program

"A Constitutional Speech Contest"

The purpose of The American Legion’s National High School Oratorical Program 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.

Detailed rules and regulations, and a brochure can be found on the Department of New York link below:


Anyone interested in more information contact the Post Chairman: Cynthia Stewart through the Post.