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,. Las cruces - 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. Every year thousands of texas students participate in the vfw youth scholarship programs at the post, district and national level competing for more than $34 million in scholarship money the patriot's pen contest is a writing essay contest for students in the 6 – 8th grades or equivalent if home schooled for more. Caleb chmelka of council bluffs, center, stands with council bluffs vfw post 11355 post commander dick ryba, left, and quarter master james wayman, right, after chmelka won first place in the iowa vfw district 7 voice of democracy audio essay contest on saturday in harlan chmelka will move on to. The vfw believes strongly in good citizenship and fostering patriotism that's why we encourage youthful minds to examine our nation's history and their own experiences in modern american society through the patriot's pen youth essay- writing contest the patriot's pen theme for 2015-16 is: what freedom means to me. 1 day ago she was a tall, elegant, high school senior he was a bearded and grizzled vietnam veteran she was dressed in heels and a stylish gray sheath he in jeans , warm-up vest, and a cap saying us marine corps here they were on wednesday night, standing before a gathering of 60 or so, two of the most.
Date: thu, 30 nov 2017 16:44:15 -0500 from: gregory flood subject: vfw post announces patriot's pen essay contest winner vfw post announces patriot's pen essay contest winner pittsboro, nc (28 november 2017) – joe wagner veterans of foreign wars post 7313 is pleased to announce the. Her essay on the theme, “the america i believe in,” won her a $5,000 award lindi was sponsored by vfw post 5813 and its auxiliary in greensburg, ky patriot's pen each year more than 125,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest the first-place winner from each state competes. Vfw oklahoma is proud to offer the patriot's pen essay contest each year more than 125,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest the first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $50,000, with each first-place state winner receiving a minimum of $500 at.
$22 million in educational scholarships and incentives awarded through the vfw's voice of democracy audio-essay competition are shared each year with winners of the more than 51,000 high school students from across the country who enter to win nurturing our democratic society, the vfw has sponsored the voice of. To your school/group competition or local vfw post for judging in addition you can submit your emailed entry form, essay, and audio file to the vfw post upon approval you must be the sole author of your essay the recording must be in your own voice and in english hearing/speech impaired students should email the.
Patriot's pen (jr high speech contest) – students from grades 6-8 enter to win a cash prize by writing a speech on a patriotic theme the department winner will attend a banquet for vfw student scholarships in january and present the winning essay contest announcement perpetual scholarship fund donation form. 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. Wins central illinois 2005 vfw district 10 essay contest erin placed 1st in the 2005 voice of democracy competition, which is an annual contest sponsored by the local and state vfw chapters she received cash, a plaque, and a trip to the state vfw banquet, where her essay - their eyes remember - was judged in a.