Scholar Award

The Flag House Scholarship Award and Essay Contest

Essay Submissions for the 2021 Flag House scholar award are now closed. A winner will be selected and notified after Wednesday, April 14, 2021.

Open for submissions from Maryland high school seniors, the Flag House Scholarship Award selects a winning essay to be read during the annual Flag Day program. The winner receives a scholarship of $1,812.

Generously sponsored by the Society of the War of 1812 in the State of Maryland and Maryland State Society United States Daughters of 1812

Reuben Williams – Flag House Scholar 2020

Congratulations to our 2020 Flag House Scholar, Reuben Williams! Due to the cancellation of the Flag Day Celebration during the COVID-19 pandemic, Reuben fulfilled his obligation to read his essay in the recording below. Please join us in congratulating Reuben! A bit about our winner: Reuben Williams, is a home-educated high school senior matriculating to […]

Anthony Bibbo – Flag House Scholar 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 winner, Anthony Bibbo! A bit about our winner: Anthony is a graduate of Mount Saint Joseph High School where he was a Brother James Kelly Honors Scholar.  He was the recipient of the school’s Brother Dominic Academic Scholarship and Edward F. Miller Service Scholarship.  He served on the Executive Committee of […]

Adrienne Krozack – Flag House Scholar 2018

Congratulations to our 2018 winner, Adrienne Krozack! A bit about our winner: Adrienne Krozack is a senior at Kent Island High School. She enjoys studying history, the visual and performing arts, and participating in various clubs and service organizations that work to improve the lives of those in her school and community. Adrienne is a delegate […]

Connor Scotton – Flag House Scholar 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 […]