We all know men and women who have served in the military they are people we admire, look up to and respect for the sacrifices they have made in serving our country, as well as for the courage they demonstrate on and off the battlefield the city of oakley invites you to enter our essay contest to tell us about your. Month of the military childhelp us celebrate withhot dogs, peanuts, purple and more. Students with military ties, such as being in the military, or being a dependent of a soldier, can apply for certain military scholarships find and apply for a military scholarship today. Co-sponsored by geico, the annual armed services ymca art & essay contest allows children to express their love, appreciation and admiration for their military heroes and serves to remind us of the sacrifices our men and women in uniform, and their families, make each day for our country entries for the art contest. Announcing: the 2016 month of the military child art and essay contest posted by pacs kyle niemi, friday, april 29, 2016 cape may, nj - children at the child development center aboard coast guard training center as april comes to an end, we hope you took advantage of april's designation as the month of the.
About hslda contests every year, hslda offers quarterly contests in art, poetry , photography, and essay writing, open to all homeschooled students (ages 7–19 ) through its contests, hslda hopes to offer homeschooled students the opportunity to hone their skills in a fun and creative setting that invites them to think. Young lives, big stories starting april 1, military children will be able to tell their story on what it means to be a military child through drawings or words for a chance to win great prizes the young lives, big stories contest is open to active duty army, national guard and reserve children preschool through. Military children make up a very special part of our nation's population although young, these brave sons and daughters stand in steadfast support of their military parents to honor their unique contributions and sacrifices on behalf of our country, each april is designated the month of the military child previous next.
You must be working on associate's, bachelor's or master's degree and submit a 400-750-word essay on the topic: what has your experience been pursuing a degree while serving in the military and we provide tailored scholarships and educational counseling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. The army announced the winners of the young lives, big stories contest where military children and youth preschool through twelfth grade wrote about what it means to be in a military family as part of the 2017 month of the military child observances in april, each participant provided an essay or art.
Young lives, big stories contest · local events for the last 30 years, the department of defense has recognized military children during the month of april because of their service, commitment and sacrifice to supporting the army's mission, it is important to honor and celebrate our military's youngest heroes month of the. Cinnamon bear stores in the coastal empire and lowcountry are holding a writing contest for military children and their families to win a trip for four to new york city the 'red, write and thank you christmas contest' is open to children ages 6 to 12 who have a family member who will be deployed during. This contest is now closed the young lives, big stories contest gives army youth the chance to tell their story about what it means to be a military kid this annual contest runs each year during april, the month of the military child ( momc) ylbs contest rules learn more about the rules and guidelines for young lives,.