Annual State Meeting in April – Youth Awards

Youth Winner 2015 Knight Essay

Chairman John Morgan, Matthew, President Robert Rivard

 

Knight Essay winner is Matthew Penza a senior at New Fairfield High School. After reading his essay on President James Madison, Matthew was awarded a Bronze Medallion with certificate along with a check for $500 as our state winner.  Matthew’s essay has been submitted to the National Knight Essay Contest and we expect to hear great news about the results!  Knight Essay

Youth Winner 2015 JROTC

President Robert Rivard, Kevin, Chairman Dave Perkins

 

JROTC  winner is Kevin Pimpinelli a junior at Naugatuck High School. After reading his essay on “How has JROTC prepared me to be a better citizen”.  Kevin was awarded a Platinum Medallion, Ribbon Bar with Star device, and a certificate along with a check for $500 as our state winner.  Kevin’s nomination and essay were submitted to the National JROTC Scholarship Contest.  JROTC Essay

Youth Winner 2015 Eagle Scout

President Robert Rivard, Jackson, Chairman Tim Wilkins

 

 

Eagle Scout winner is Jackson Gelinas of Redding.  After reading his essay on his patriot ancestor “Johann Philip Fetterman”.  Jackson was awarded a Eagle Scout Medal, Eagle Trophy, and a certificate along with a check for $500 as our state winner.  Jackson’s nomination and essay were submitted to the National Eagle Scout Scholarship Contest.  Eagle Scout Essay