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News Item: Counseling

Voice of Democracy Student Essay: "American History: Our Hope for the Future" (Deadline October 31, 2017)

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

premier scholarship program. Each year, nearly 40,000 high school students compete

for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives. Students compete by writing

and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme. This year’s theme is,

American History: Our Hope for the Future.


Prizes and scholarships can be awarded at the Post, District, state and national level.

Department (State) winners receive an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C.,

March 3-7, 2018, to tour the city, be honored by the VFW and its Auxiliary and

receive their portion of $154,000 in national awards, the top scholarship being


Posted by: Kaylyn Patricio Published:9/25/17
Audience: Counseling and Counseling

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