Drug Awareness: The Elks National Drug Awareness Program is the largest volunteer drug awareness program in the United States.
Hoop Shoot: A basketball free throw Program for Youth Ages 8-13.
Most Valuable Student: The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2018 competition.
The 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they’ll interview with the national judges. These 20 finalists will be vying for two first-place awards of $50,000; two second-place awards of $40,000; and two third-place awards of $30,000. The remaining 14 finalists will receive awards of $20,000. The 480 runners-up will receive fifth-place scholarships of $4,000.