VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship entry period now open
Deadline for entry is October 31st

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[October 27, 2020]    Need money for college?

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, the VFW, gives out more than $2-million in college scholarships every year to 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students through its Voice of Democracy scholarship contest.

All you need to do is write and record a three to five minute audio essay on a patriotic theme.

This years theme is Is this the country the Founders envisioned.  

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The top National prize is a $30,000 scholarship and first-place state winners receive a trip to Washington, DC (COVID permitting).

Visit the VFWs website at: www.vfw.org  for additional information.

The student entry deadline is October 31, 2020.

[Laurie Emmer
Commander, Department of Illinois Veterans of Foreign Wars]


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