The StarSpangled Banner is the giant American flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to pen our national anthem when it flew at Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812. This year on Flag Day, Wednesday, June 14th, the Flag House will award the annual Flag House Scholar Award and a scholarship in the amount of 1, 812. 00 (generously donated by On this day, the National Flag is also hoisted at several places such as offices, schools, communities, societies, etc.
We honor and respect our national flag. Far from being a piece of cloth, our National Flag is a symbol of dignity and freedom for all of us. American History Essay Contest. The American History Essay Contest was established to encourage young people to think creatively about our nation's great history and learn about history in a new light.
This contest is open to students in public, private, and parochial schools, and registered homestudy programs. Dedicated to encouraging a better understanding and appreciation of America, the VFWs Voice of Democracy and Patriots Pen essay competitions help foster patriotism among todays youth.
The programs also foster friendly competition as well as rewards success in the form of some 3 million in scholarship monies being distributed. Winners of the sixthgrade essay contest" Our Flag, What it Means to Me, " sponsored by the Mason City Elks Lodge# 375, were honored at a dinner earlier this year.
Americanism Essay Contest For Grades 712 FRA sponsors an annual essay contest to promote the spirit of Americanism and patriotism among our countrys youth. FRA's Americanism Essay Contest is open to all students, grades 7 through 12, including those who are home schooled.
StarSpangled Banner Flag House Essay Contest Scholarship Maximum Amount: 1, 812 Application Deadline: March 23, 2019 The StarSpangled Banner Flag House in Baltimore Maryland is a National Historic Landmark and the historic home of Mary Pickersgill, the woman who sewed the StarSpangled Banner.
What is the Flag Essay Contest? The essay of no more than 300 words in length on" What the Flag Means To Me. " Eligibility. The Flag Essay Contest is open to all area 5th grade students who are U. S. citizens.