Solomon Brown of Mississippi earned second place in the 2016 National Oratorical Contest in Indianapolis. Photo by Clay Lomneth/The American Legion

Volunteer with the 2017 National Oratorical Contest

The American Legion is looking for volunteers to assist with the 2017 National High School Oratorical Contest Finals in Indianapolis, April 22-23.

The contest is held is at the Wyndham Indianapolis West hotel where more than 50 youth from across the country will deliver a speech on the U.S. Constitution and compete for a top three finish and $48,000 in scholarships.

Volunteers will be provided with specific contest details, a job responsibility and training. All expenses related to volunteering with the contest, such as travel, housing and food, are paid for by the volunteer.

To volunteer, fill out the form online here.