2022-2023 Scholarship Information

Voice of Democracy Essay Competition 2022 – 2023

Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ (VFW’s) premier scholarship program.

The theme is:  Why it the Veteran important?


The Voice of Democracy Essay Competition 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.


Students wishing to participate should contact their school counselor for directions.  The counseling office staff will assist students in this process.  They must submit their essays to the Counseling Office by October 31st.  You must submit a 3 and 5 minute audio essay, a typed essay and completed entry form to the counseling office.  A monetary award will be presented to the local winner at the Awards Ceremony in June.

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