The voice of democracy scholarship competition is open to high school students to enter, you must write and record a three - to five - minute broadcast script on the following theme: american hi. Voice of democracy essays americas role for the next century will be to stay economically stable that will be no problem unless something disastrous will happen like another stock market crash or nuclear holocaust america in the future also needs to increase peace to every nation in the world. The voice of democracy contest is an oral essay contest for students in the 9 – 12th grades or equivalent if home schooled department (state) winners receive an all-expense paid trip to washington, dc in march 2012 to tour the city, meet our nation's leaders, be honored by the vfw and its auxiliary and receive their. The voice of democracy program celebrated its 70th year with this year's theme, my responsibility to america the first-place winner, savannah wittmanl, sponsored by vfw post 12118 and its auxiliary in copperopolis, calif, received an all-expense-paid trip to washington, dc, where he was. The voice of democracy program celebrated its 69th year with this year's theme, my vision for america the first-place winner, garyson campbell, sponsored.
Foreign exchange students, students age 20 or over, previous voice of democracy first place state winners, ged or adult education students are ineligible what do i need to enter record your original 3-5 minute (+ or – 5 seconds max) essay on an audio cd or a flash drive one student per cd or flash drive. Dan torres, chairman of sterling vfw post 3541's voice of democracy audio- essay contest, congratulates first place winner greyson dudley, a sterling high school junior, at an awards ceremony wednesday not pictured is second place winner ian cone, also an shs junior (callie jones / sterling. Each year, nearly 40,000 high school students from across the country enter to win a share of the $22 million in educational scholarships and incentives awarded through the vfw's voice of democracy audio-essay competition the national first-place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship and other national scholarships. The veterans of foreign wars post 6917 recently announced that centennial high school senior jazmin collins was named the winner of the post's annual 2017-18 voice of democracy audio essay contest in addition, mayfield high school sophomore mireya sanchez-maes earned second place,.
Patriots pen and voice of democracy essay winners from left, kelsey wetegrove, samantha elise wilson, taylor sanchez, ely linberg and carlos urbina at the fallbrook vfw post 1924, nov 18 not pictured is voice of democracy second place essay winner luke gillcrist shane gibson photos. The veterans of foreign wars is now accepting entries into its 2017-18 voice of democracy , patriot's pen and youth essay writing competitions the vfw's voice of d. The vfw proudly announced the national winners of its annual voice of democracy and patriot's pen youth scholarship competitions, live during last night's 2017 vfw legislative conference in washington, dc read savannah's award-winning essay, or watch her deliver her essay on-demand.
Ppteacher_logojpg vodpp_winnersjpg 2014-15 voice of democracy and patriot's pen winners l/r auxiliary president sarah parker, vod 1st place brenda maldonado, pp 1st place winners alex kirely and elizabeth moore, commander dan parker the voice of democracy and patriots pen youth essay programs. Barnegat – at a recent barnegat township committee meeting, the local veterans of foreign wars presented the winners of the youth essay contests, the patriot's pen and the voice of democracy the two essay contests, sponsored by the vfw, are conducted nationwide and are meant to provide. The voice of democracy competition provides high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors the opportunity to write and record an audio essay on a patriotic theme, competing for more than $21 million in college scholarships and incentives each first place department (state) winner is brought to washington.
Applications being accepted for essay competition - smithtown, ny - the first place winner will receive a $30000 scholarship and a trip to washington dc. 9-12 the annual contest, which is designed to foster patriotism, allows students the opportunity to voice their opinion in a three to five minute essay based on an annual theme created in 1947, the scholarship program annually provides more than $3 million in scholarships each department's first-place winner receives an. Started in 1947, the voice of democracy program is the vfw's premiere, national audio essay scholarship competition designed to give high school students the typically, the state winner is provided with a four-day all expense paid trip to washington , dc , plus the opportunity to compete for more than $25 million in.