Scholarships – This program includes National scholarships for students. The Voice of Democracy is a speech writing competition, which has been around since 1947. It is open to High School students, who write and record an essay on an announced topic. The Patriot’s Pen competition is open to middle school students, who submit a written essay. The Patriotic Art competition is open to high school students who express their patriotism through art. The Auxiliary also offers a scholarship to members for their continuing education.
Connecticut Bulletins:
1 - Seize the Opportunity!
2 - 411 on Voice of Democracy Contest
3 - 411 on Patriot's Pen Essay Contest
4 - Start Spreading the News!
5 - What entices students to participate in our Scholarships?
6 - How does our Auxiliary benefit from our Scholarship program?
7 - The Enthusiasm for VFW Scholarships is Intensifying!
8 - What is next on the agenda?
9 - VOD/Patriot's Pen Deadlines
10 - 411 on Continuing Education
11 - 411 on Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest
12 - Continuing Education Deadline Reminder!
13 - Young American Patriotic Art Contest Deadline Reminder!
14 - Fund the Future!
15 - Reporting!
16 - Exciting News!

Department Report Form (Fillable PDF)
National Award

National YouTube Video

General Scholarship Contest Information

Continuing Education

Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest

Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy

Patriot’s Pen

Voice of Democracy