Earned the top spots at the veterans of foreign wars annual voice of democracy and patriot's pen essay competition for georgia vfw post. Dedicated to encouraging a better understanding and appreciation of america, the vfw's voice of democracy and patriot's pen essay. The voice of democracy essay contest has a grand prize of $30,000 the patriot's pen scholarship competition is for 6-8th grade students.
Patriot's pen – conducted nationwide, this vfw-sponsored youth essay competition gives students an opportunity to write essays expressing their views on an. Lindi compton, an eighth-grade student, was named the 2016-17 patriot's pen first-place winner her essay on the theme, “the america i believe in,” won her a . A pair of scotts ridge middle school students have been selected as the top essay writers from the veterans of foreign wars patriot's pen. Patriot's pen, a youth-essay writing contest endorsed by the national association of secondary school principals' contest criteria , is a nationwide competition.
Veterans of foreign wars annually offers the patriot's pen essay contest for middle school students, with a new patriotic theme each year. Vfw post 1925 in seymour recently announced the winners of the voice of democracy and patriot's pen essay contests, and the vfw auxiliary. Winners of the 2014 “patriot's pen” essay contest include, from left, wells junior high school students hailey tostenson, daisy aromando and.
The patriot's pen essay contest has a specific theme that the entrants must follow this year's theme is “america's gift to my generation. The patriot's pen program is open to students in grades 6-8 (on the nov 132,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest. Win the patriot's pen essay contest you could earn thousands in us savings bonds the patriot's pen program is open to students in grades 6-8, who are. Brooke kuecker currently studies health science in a recognized bachelor's program brooke kuecker also serves the veterans of foreign wars.
Post 1760 is an active sponsor for the patriot's pen annual competition conducted nationwide, this vfw sponsored youth essay competition. This is the image for the news article titled patriot's pen youth essay students an opportunity to write essays expressing their views on an. The two essay contests, sponsored by the vfw, are conducted nationwide the patriot's pen contest was open to barnegat's middle school. Established in 1947, our voice of democracy audio-essay program provides high students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest. James w parker middle school had 12 winners from the vfw post 740 ( edinboro/mckean) patriot's pen essay contest each of the following.
It is opened to high school students, who write and record an essay on an announced topic the patriot's pen competition is opened to middle school students,. Vfw patriot's pen essay competition two soldiers chatting about the patriots essay competition the vfw believes strongly in good citizenship and fostering . The vfw is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation patriot's pen a national vfw essay contest for students in grades 6 through.
Congratulations to pradyun kamaraju local winner of the 2018 vfw patriot's pen essay contest this year's theme was: america's gift to my. Each year more than 132,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest the first-place winner from each state competes for. District one veterans of foreign wars will meet this saturday in chillicothe to honor winners of the voice of democracy essay and patriot pen. Lamar middle school students awarded for patriot pen essays patriot penjpg the 62nd engineer brigade presented awards to 3 lamar middle school.