Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest $30,000
July 03, 2009
“Does America Still Have Heroes?” If you’ve got an answer to that question, it could win you $30,000 in scholarship money.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is asking high school students all across the country to submit an audio tape of their answer on heroes in America. An applicant from each state will be selected for an all-expense-paid trip to Washington D.C. where they will compete for the grand prize of a $30,000 scholarship.
Deadline: November 1, 2009
Age: High school grades 9 – 12 through the 2009-2010 school year.
Sponsored by: Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
How to enter: www.vfw.org/index.cfm?fa=cmty.leveld&did=150
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