Patriot’s Pen

Annual nationwide contest which allows middle level students grade 6–8 to write an essay (300–400 words in length) based on a different annual patriotic theme each year. Participants have the chance to win national awards, including a $5,000 top prize. There are four levels of VFW judging: post, district, state, and national.

Web Address https://www.vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships
Email youthscholarships@vfw.org
Phone 816-968-1155
Address 406 W. 34th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64111
Start Date September 2, 2018
End Date March 8, 2019
Registration Deadline October 31, 2018
Grades 6-8
Days Missed 0
Scope National