National JROTC Essay Contest

The JROTC Essay Contest is an annual competition designed to give Cadets an opportunity to assimilate lessons learned from JROTC curriculum and communicate their knowledge in writing. Participating in the essay contest exposes Cadets to a key component of 21st Century Education: writing.

School Year 2022-23 Information

The theme for this year’s essay contest is Continuous Improvement. Criteria for the essay is explained in the OPORD and annexes. Check with your Brigade POC for suspense. Your Brigade will have a suspense earlier than the one indicated in OPORD.

SY 2021-22 – Winners

Winners are listed by Brigade.

2nd BDE
Cadet Hunter Werling
Carthage Central High School

3rd BDE
Cadet Nichol Eliaa Tangcoy
Junction City High School

4th BDE
Cadet Akira Lenoir
Spring Valley High School

5th BDE
Cadet Kirsten Scott
Theodore Roosevelt High School

6th BDE
Cadet Shaudáe Richardson
Charlotte Amalie High School

7th BDE
Cadet Morgon Bellamy
Jackson County High School

8th BDE
Cadet Stephanie Auditor
Polytechnic High School