Please send entries to: Applicants shall be attending public, parochial, or private high schools including accredited home Sar essay contest. All students who are United States citizens or legal aliens are eligible to apply.
Please follow these rules exactly. Contestants shall be in the sophomore, junior or senior grade of study during the contest year.
We accept Microsoft Word. Only one entry per student is permitted per contest year. Limited to one page Includes academic awards and achievements, school activities, community activities and plans for college. An original copy of the essay must be submitted.
The essay must have four parts: No contestant information must appear on these pages as they are separated and distributed to the judges for grading to prevent possible grading bias. Contestants shall be attending public, parochial, or private high schools including accredited home schools.
Graphics are not permitted.
Knight Essay Contest to invites all high school students 9th through 12th grades interested in the American Revolution to participate in this Contest. The Sons of the American Revolution SAR is dedicated to assisting our members, schools, teachers and the general public in their efforts to sustain and preserve our history and constitutional principles.
The contest is open to all students who are attending home schools, public, parochial, or private high schools in that same grade range.
No contestant information may appear on the bibliography page s.
Write an essay and submit contest entries as PDF files attached to emails. C Entries are preferred to be submitted in a digital format.
The essay must have four parts: D Citations in the essay and references in the bibliography must be documented in accordance with a widely used and publicly available citation system.
Link for More Information:Currently, the winner of the Oklahoma SAR Knight Essay Contest Committee will be awarded a medallion, certificate and $ cash.
The Oklahoma SAR winner will be entered in the national contest which offers a $ first prize.
A scholarship money competition for California high school students. If there are questions, contact Knight Essay Program Chair Patrick Cecil.
Deadline for entries to be received by your local chapter: December The winning essay of the national contest will be submitted for publication in the SAR Magazine. Participants in this contest agree that their essays may be published in the SAR Magazine and on the SAR or State Knight Essay Contest webpage.
SAR Knight Essay Contest Rules The contest is designed to give high school students an opportunity to explore events that shaped American History. The Sons of the American Revolution is the leading male lineage society that perpetuates the ideals of the war for independence.
As a historical, educational, and patriotic, non-profit corporation organized under section (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, we seek to maintain and expand the meaning of patriotism, respect for our national.
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Knight Essay Contest Committee is proud to announce the winner of the national contest. Each year, the SAR receives an average of thirty state-level winners from around the country to compete in the national-level contest.Download