Scholar Award

The Flag House Scholarship Award and Essay Contest

Open for submissions to high school seniors, the Flag House Scholarship Award selects a winning essay to be read during the Flag Day program. The winner receives a scholarship of $1,812, generously provided by the Daughters of the War of 1812.

The 2018 Flag House Scholar Award and Essay Contest is LIVE! For the full prompt and requirements please follow the link HERE.

Connor Scotton – Flag House Scholar Award 2017

Congratulations to our winner, Connor Scotton! A bit about our winner: Connor is a scholar-athlete and recently graduated senior from Archbishop Spalding High School in Millersville, MD. He is a member of the National Honor Society, and was a member of the Varsity Soccer team, Hockey team, and Vice-President of the Student Government Association. Earlier […]

Justin Reiss – Flag House Scholar 2016

Congratulations to our winner, Justin Reiss! A bit about our winner: Justin has been active inside and outside of the classroom throughout his high school career. Academically, he has pushed and challenged himself, achieving an accumulative GPA of 3.9 and a 4.6 weighted GPA. Justin is involved in numerous extracurricular activities, spanning multiple disciplines. His […]

Matthew Z. – Flag House Scholar 2015

Congratulations to our winner, Matthew Z.! A bit about our winner: Matthew Z. is a graduating senior in the International Baccalaureate at Richard Montgomery High School. For the past four years, he has written for Richard Montgomery’s student newspaper, beginning as a writer and rising to the rank of editor in chief. In line with […]

Tina Gao – Flag House Scholar 2014

Congratulations to our winner, Tina Gao! A bit about our winner: Tina was a high school senior from Marriots Ridge High School in Marriotsville, Maryland. She is a member of the National Honor Society, and has served her community by working with Voices For Change and as an instructor in math and reading for Kumon […]

Daniel Shade – Flag House Scholar 2013

Congratulations to our 2013 winner, Daniel Shade! A bit about our winner: Daniel is a high school senior from Old Mill High School in Millerville, Maryland -where the mascot is the Patriots.  He is second in his class, a national merit finalist and an eagle scout.  Daniel graduated on June 4th, 2013 as co-valedictorian of […]