Voice of Democracy Scholarship Contest

posted Aug 16, 2017, 12:45 PM by Keri Miles   [ updated Aug 16, 2017, 12:46 PM ]

The 2017 Voice of Democracy Scholarship Contest is underway. Magnet has been fortunate to have a winning entry the past several years and we would love to have more. 

Students are welcome to submit their entries to me by October 20.  After October 20, students will be responsible for submitting their entries to the local VFW post (deadline is October 31).

 Quick Facts:

  • ·         Contest is open to 9th – 12th grade students
  • ·         National 1st place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship
  • ·         Other local, state, and national awards range from $1,000 to $16,000
  • ·         1st place winner from each state wins
  • ·          Theme – American History:  Our Hope for the Future

Students can go to https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships for additional information and to download a copy of the entry form.  This information has also been attached below.

*Note - To view the attachment, you will need to access this announcement via my website.

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Keri Miles,
Aug 16, 2017, 12:46 PM
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