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2018-19 PATRIOT PEN & VOICE OF DEMOCRACY SCHOLARSH

Attention Parents, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, Teachers and Friends of Middle School & High School Students:

The VFW's Annual 
PATRIOT'S PEN ESSAY CONTEST
and
 VOICE OF DEMOCRACY SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION 
is currently accepting entries

The Patriot Pen first-place national winner receives a $5,000 award and an all expenses-paid trip to Washington D.C.
The Voice of Democracy first-place national winner receives a $30,000 scholarship and an all expenses-paid trip to Washington D.C.  Awards are also given at the local, district and state levels.

The Patriot's Pen Essay Contest is open to students in grades 6-8 (on the October 31 deadline), who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial school or home study program in the United States and its territories.
To enter: Download and complete the Patriot's Pen entry form and brochure. 
This year's theme is "Why I Honor the Flag." Essays must be submitted to VFW Post 10429, along with the completed Patriot's Pen entry form no later than the October 31 deadline.  
***See the entry form and brochure for detailed instructions***
For Forms: Go to www.vfw.org/vod (copy and paste in your browser)
 


The Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition is open to High School (grades 9-12)students who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial school or home study program in the United States and its territories.
To enter: Download and complete the Voice of Democracy entry form and brochure.
This year's theme is "Why My Vote Matters". The audio and written essay must be submitted to VFW Post 10429, along with the completed Voice of Democracy entry form no later than the October 31 deadline.  
***See the entry form and brochure for detailed instructions***
 
For Forms: Go to www.vfw.org/vod (copy and paste in your browser)


Deliver completed entries to:
Benbrook Memorial Post 10429
Veterans of Foreign Wars
1000 Stevens Road
Benbrook, TX 76126 
The Post is open Wednesday thru Saturday Noon until at least 7pm. Call 817 249-6470
QUESTIONS???
CONTACT Patty Bravo
817 294-1370
pattyvfw10429@gmail.com