Riverhead students selected by their teachers as winners of the riverhead elks lodge annual flag day essay contest were honored by the lodge and town officials saturday at the lodge's annual flag day ceremony. Lodge essay contest chairperson and past lodge president irene romero said of the judging, “reading these essays is an amazing experience i wish we could give awards to all these children” i wish we could give awards to all these children. New lexington — students from grades five through eight participated in the new lexington elks lodge 509 grand lodge essay contest the theme for the 2017-18 essay series was “why our veterans are america’s heroes” the contest was open for middle school students in perry county, the three. Lacey lodge # 2518 of the benevolent and protective order of elks, held the 2014 – 2015 americanism essay contest awards dinner on april 29, 2015 americanism events are held to stimulate the awareness of american pride and respect for our great nation.
The roxboro elks lodge #2005 held an award ceremony on wednesday, april 18 th to recognize its local winners of the 2017-18 americanism essay contest this year’s theme was “why veterans are our heroes” and over 100 students participated in this year’s contest and the roxboro lodge americanism committee had a tough task in selecting. The grand lodge americanism committee annually sponsors the americanism essay contest for school children in grades 5-8 this very important patriotic contest gives school children the opportunity to express their views on america and what being a patriotic citizen means. 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. Essay contest 2018-2019 each lodge submits the three top essays to the district chairperson based on the dates established by the district chairperson name of student’s school elks lodge name and number must also be accompanied by parental consent form waiver.
The new lexington elks lodge sponsors an americanism essay contest each year for grades fifth through eighth in the local middle schools this year the theme was ‘what the pledge of allegiance means to me’ over 40 students participated in the contest six essays were selected as the local. Americanism contest the elks are an extremely patriotic organization and demonstrate this in many facets at our lodge in 1907 the bpoe grand lodge designated june 14 as flag day so each year we celebrate with a flag retirement ceremony honoring our flag as well as a special presentation of the history of the flags. This year, twenty-nine (29) 7th grade students attending washington middle school participated in the honolulu elks lodge drug awareness essay contest, a total of 29 essays and 1 poem was submitted. Americanism essay contest september 4, 2018-july 2018 2018-2019 grand lodge americanism essay contest “what makes you proud of america”i am pleased to announce that members of the grand lodge fraternal committee have selected the theme, “what makes you proud of america” for the 2018-2019 grand lodge americanism essay contest. Kentucky elks americanism essay contest the winners of the 2017 americanism essay contest in kentucky were announced at the april district deputy clinic the awards were presented to a representative of the local lodge, who in turns presents them to the winners.
The americanism essay contest for 2016-2017 has yet to be announced please check back soon for more info. 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 national foundation departed psps our flag americanism ncsea americanism program ncsea americanism essay contest gl americanism 2015-2016 essay contest instructions gl americanism 2015-2016 essay contest certificate of participation ncsea lodge americanism essay report 2015-2016. Vineland elks celebrate essay contest winners 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.
Contests and awards you are here: home / contests and awards contests and awards iea americanism contest essay to lodge march 1, 2018 lodge to district march 15, 2018 lodge to district december 1, 2017 district to state president december 15, 2017 iea elk of the year lodge to district march 15, 2018 district to state president april 1. Elks are involved in a number of activities to include: adults with special needs, helping hands, drug awareness, youth hoop shoot, backpack program, veterans stand down, americanism essay contest, college scholarships, military service persons recognition, public servant recognition, the annual veterans day ceremony, and the annual city easter. Contact your nearest elks lodge for information about locally-sponsored opportunities to further your education most valuable student scholarship 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. Summit elks lodge americanism committee is holding an essay contest, open to all students now enrolled in the 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th grade click through to read more.
The hamden elks lodge 2224 is conducting the annual connecticut elks drug awareness poster and essay contests hamden and north haven elementary and middle school students are eligible to enter. 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. 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.