Earlier this year, the new lexington elks lodge, under the leadership of then exalted ruler, phil wollenberg (back left) and trustee ben taylor, sponsored the americianism essay contest, for youth in grades fifth through eighth grade. The contest also demonstrates that members of your lodge are proud to be americans, proud to be elks and proud to participate in the americanism programs of grand lodge your grand lodge fraternal committee is committed to serving and assisting you as we all show pride in america. The chico elks lodge 423 is pleased to announce that the theme for the 2018-2019 grand lodge americanism essay contest is: “what makes you proud of america” the contest starts with local lodges, like chico elks lodge 423, and progresses through district and state levels, and ends with the naming of our national winners at the bpoe grand.
We are pleased to forward information from the elks - usa, grand lodge fraternal committee for the 2017-2018 americanism essay contest, “why our veteran. Essay must be submitted for judging to the elks lodge administering the contest at his or her school or, if unknown, to lodge nearest to home address of entrant 5 entrant must be identified on essay by name, home address, grade, school attended and sponsoring lodge. The contest was open for middle school students in perry county, the three winners were each awarded a $100 prize and their essays were passed along to the elks district level competition “it was or honor to have our young students in the county do this,” carl trunko, elks 509 exalted ruler.
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. Announcing the elks 2017-2018 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. Iea americanism contest essay to lodge march 1, 2018 lodge to district march 15, 2018 district to state chairman march 30, 2018 iea lady of the year. Vineland – a barbecue was held to celebrate the six students who won the annual americanism essay contest sponsored by vineland elks lodge no 1422 on sept 9 the benevolent and protective.
Editor’s note: the worthington elks lodge has announced the winners in its essay contest for fifth- and sixth-graders entrants were asked to write about “what the pledge of allegiance means to me” the following, in order, are the first-, second- and third-place winners i pledge allegiance. Americanism essay contest a program of the elks' grand lodge fraternal committee, essay must be submitted for judging to the elks lodge nearest to the address of the entrant participant must be identified by name, grade, school attending and sponsoring elks lodge on the essay. Through the program’s annual essay and poster contest s, kids can express their feelings on rejecting peer pressure at events, including red ribbon week ceremonies, elks and their friends serve as role models who show kids that living drug free is the way to be. The florida state elks association, inc is a non-profit corporation founded in 1904 it is a voluntary association of elks lodges and all florida lodges are eligible for membership americanism essay contest the 2017-18 americanism essay theme is convention attendees with ada transportation needs urged to contact grand lodge.
Thank you to the members of florence elks lodge #1858 for continuing to support the grand lodge americanism essay contest we are bringing americanism into the conversation within our local schools, even if they are. The winston-salem elks lodge provides local and state support to veterans' hospitals and programs, special needs and disadvantaged youth, holiday programs for children, drug awareness education programs, elks hoop shoot free-throw contest, elks americanism essay contest, local and state scholarships, senior services, and animal rescue programs. The florida state elks association, inc is a non-profit corporation founded in 1904 it is a voluntary association of elks lodges and all florida lodges are eligible for membership.
The manistee elks lodge no 250 americanism essay contest committee member george culbert said the local students did an excellent job in writing about that topic the contest is open to grades 5-8 and teachers have the option of having their students take part in the contest. The brigantine elks recently held its annual americanism essay contest, which was open to all brigantine school students in grades 5 through 8 about 120 essays were submitted, according to elks. Winning essays: 2014 americanism essay contest what veterans day means to me - division i winner this year's winning essay for division i (5th/6th) 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. 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.
Home / americanism / essay contest 2017 the annual elks americanism essay contest is a program of the elks’ grand lodge fraternal committee, this contest is for students in 5th through 8th grades and is designed to promote interest and reflection on freedom and liberty. 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. Poster essay and video contest in: learn more about the elks drug awareness program essay contest for students in sixth through eighth grade at: please contact your local elks lodge for additional information, as some areas might have additional criteria.