VFW offers scholarships for essay writers
Type of Award: Scholarships
Application Deadline: November 1, 2012
Amount of Award: $30,000.00
The Voice of Democracy Program is open to students in grades 9-12, who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States and its territories.
The theme for 2012-2013 is: “Is Our Constitution Still Relevant?”
Students should record their reading of the draft to a CD. The recording can be no shorter than 3 minutes and no longer than 5 minutes (plus or minus 5 seconds).
Entries begin at the Post level. Once the student creates their essay and completes burning the audio version to a CD, they can submit their typed version, CD and the Voice of Democracy entry form to their local participating VFW Post by the November 1 deadline.
For more information visit http://www.vfw.org/Community/Voice-of-Democracy/