Volunteers needed for 2023 National Oratorical Finals
Jackson Boone of Kentucky is a participant in the 2022 American Legion National Oratorical Finals in Indianapolis. Photo by Alan Petersime/The American Legion

Volunteers needed for 2023 National Oratorical Finals

American Legion National Headquarters is looking for volunteers to help with the 2023 National High School Oratorical Contest Finals in Indianapolis, April 21-23. Needed volunteer positions include judges, escorts, and holding room and assigned topic room monitors.

Please note that National Headquarters will not provide any financial compensation for time or travel expenses associated with volunteer support. All expenses related to volunteering with the contest, such as travel, housing and food, are paid for by the volunteer.

The contest is held is at the Wyndham Indianapolis West hotel where more than 53 high school youth from across the country deliver prepared speeches on the U.S. Constitution. The support of many volunteers is needed to conduct the contest, which will provide more than $203,500 in college scholarships.

Fill out the volunteer form here.