The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Patriotic Audio and Essay Competition, Voice of Democracy, with a grand prize of $30,000 is available to all students in grades 9-12.
In addition, the Patriotic Essay writing competition, Patriots Pen, with a grand prize of $5,000 is available to all students in 6th, 7th and 8th grades.
The theme is “What Makes America Great”, and the deadline for submissions is October 31, 2019, Please call 352.250.2052 for an application or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify VOD (Voice of Democracy) for grades 9-12 or PP (Patriots Pen) for grades 6-8.
Turn in applications and essays to VFW Post 5277, 855 W. DeSoto Street, Clermont, FL 34711 by midnight 10/31/19.