The American Legion Dept of MN Fifth District


Oratorical Contest

The purpose of The American Legion’s National High School Oratorical Contest is to develop a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Constitution of the United States on the part of high school students. Other objectives of the contest include the development of leadership qualities, the ability to think and speak clearly and intelligently, and the preparation for acceptance of the duties and responsibilities, the rights and privileges of American citizenship.

The prepared oration

Assigned Topics

Rules and Regulations


The 5th District High School Oratorical Contest is scheduled for

Saturday, January NN, 2022 at HH:MM am

Location TBD