Theme is: What does Freedom look like?
Entry Forms and Rules maybe picked up in the High School Office or downloaded here.
This contest is open to students at this school as well as others that attend public, private or parochial schools. They must follow contest rules.
The first place winner from each grade is sent to Amvet Ladies Auxiliary Dept. of NY.
If they should win first place at State level, the entry is then sent to National.
State also awards money and certificate (usually $50 for 1st place).
The local Amvets and Auxiliary also award prizes in this contest. They are as follows:
7th & 8th grade: 1st-$25, 2nd--$20, 3rd--$15
9th & 10th grade: 1st-$50, 2nd--$30, 3rd--$20
11th & 12th grade: 1st-$100, 2nd--$50, 3rd--$25
There is also a prize for honorable mention but money is not awarded.