The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. Established in , our Voice of Democracy audio-essay program provides high school students with the unique opportunity to express themselves in regards to a democratic and patriotic-themed recorded essay. Want to apply? Read the rules and eligibility requirements , and download and complete the Voice of Democracy entry form as all student entries must be submitted to a sponsoring local VFW Post by midnight, Oct. Want to catch up on everything that happened this year?
Essay Contests & Non-Fiction Writing Competitions
Student Writing Contest – South Carolina African American History Calendar
Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum will be closed until further notice. The contest deadline is January 15, The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation invites U. Kennedy was born. Ten students receive honorable mention.
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Update: Join our live webinar on Oct. In September, we challenged teenagers to write short, powerful stories about meaningful life experiences for our first-ever personal narrative essay contest. This contest, like every new contest we start, was admittedly a bit of an experiment. Well, we received over 8, entries from teenagers from around the world. We got pieces that were moving, funny, introspective and honest.
Please be sure to read ALL the rules that apply to this essay contest. Double spaced, foot notes, spell check, etc will be enforced. If you do not follow each of the rules, your essay will be rejected.