Do you have an aspiring middle or high school writer in your house? The national VFW organization, through its local posts, is holding two student essay contests this fall that pay out big to the national and state winners. The Patriot’s Pen essay contest program is open to students in grades 6-8. Its theme is “Are You Proud of Your Country?”
The Voice of Democracy audio essay contest program is open to students in grades 9-12. Its theme is “Is There Pride in Serving in Our Military?”
The deadline for submissions to the local post is November 1. Find your local post.