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Contests Sponsored by the AATF

National French Contest

Sponsored every year in March for students in Grades 1-12.

National French Week Essay Contest

Essay contest for students in Grades 3-16 in celebration of National French Week.

National French Week Video/Animation Contest

Video/animation contest for students in Grades 6-12 in celebration of National french Week.

National FLES* Poster Contest

Poster contest sponsored each spring by the AATF National Commission on FLES* for students in Grades K-8. 

Société honoraire de français Competitions

The SHF sponsors essay and travel competitions each year.

In addition, many AATF chapters sponsor local contests.

Contact your local chapter for information regarding these and more contests.

Please also note that University students have a chance to apply to Pi Delta Phi. Any group of students and/or teachers of French at an accredited U.S. college or university that offers a major sequence of courses in French or French Studies that leads to a major in French, French Studies, or Romance/Modern Languages with a concentration in French may apply to the National President for affiliation with Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society. Students who submit a letter of interest should include the name and e-mail address of a French faculty member who has agreed to serve as Chapter Moderator.