Contests and Scholarships

The Ohio SAR welcomes donations to support the George & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest as well as all the other OHSSAR Youth Programs – Donations will be accepted at: https://www.gofundme.com/ohssaryouthfund


The D. G. High / Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest

Chairman: Michael B. Gunn

Jonathan-Smithe
2017 Chapter Oration Contest Winner – Jonathan Smithe

The contest rules and application can be found on the national website at: https://www.sar.org/education/youth-contests-awards/joseph-s-rumbaugh-historical-oration-contest


Americanism Elementary School Poster Contest

Chairman: Dr. Ed Bonniwell

2017 Chapter Poster Contest Winner – Paige Gooding

Poster Theme – A Revolutionary War Event (Choice of the teacher)
This contest is a great way to foster historical patriot research and awareness at your ELEMENTARY school or organization. Individual school and organization poster contests will be conducted throughout the Cincinnati area. The winning entry from each contest will be forwarded with the completed application to the local Cincinnati Chapter of the NSSAR poster chairman. The Cincinnati Chapter winner will be presented with a $100 cash award and certificate at the chapter dinner in April 2016. The winning entry will then be forwarded on to compete in the Ohio Society Contest. Click the link below to download all the contest information, rules and application for YOUR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL or ORGANIZATION

Americanism Elementary School Poster Contest Information Package


Americanism Middle School Brochure Contest

Madelyn-Torrans

2017 Brochure Contest Winner – Madelyn Torrans

Chairman: Dr. Ed Bonniwell

Click the link below to download all the contest information, rules and application for YOUR MIDDLE SCHOOL or ORGANIZATION.

Americanism Middle School Brochure Contest Information Package


The George S. and Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

Chairman: Zachary T. Haines

Sara-Petron

2017 Winning Essay by Sara Petron

The contest rules and application can be found on the national website at:
https://www.sar.org/education/youth-contests-awards/george-s-stella-m-knight-essay-contest


Eagle Scout Recognition and
The Arthur M. and Berdena King Eagle Scout Scholarships

Chairman: Scott Earl Snow

2017 Eagle Scout Scholarship Winner – Cole McNamara

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Present your new Eagle Scout with this certificate from the NSSAR and have him apply for a NSSAR scholarship – $8,000.00, $4,000.00 and $2,000.00 national scholarships are available as well as smaller local and regional scholarships.

See the certificate of recognition above and the details of how to apply for a scholarship below. In the Cincinnati area, contact Scott Earl Snow at readingcop@gmail.com

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The scholarship details and application can also be found on the national website at: https://www.sar.org/education/youth-contests-awards/arthur-m-berdena-king-eagle-scout-award