The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. If you are a democracy-loving high school student, in grades 9 - 12, interested in winning $30,000, this scholarship may be for you.
The theme of the V.O.D. Essay contest changes annually. Themes are announced in March and essays are submitted to the Post by end of October. Post winners are submitted to District level for judging. District winner is forwarded to compete at Department of Pennsylvania. State winner competes at National for top prize of $30,000.