VOICE OF DEMOCRACY



STATE CHAIRMAN James Gray 

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State Awards


2019 - 2020 Theme
"What Makes America Great”
Student Entry Deadline: October 31, 2019
Patriotic Audio Essay Competition Grand Prize: $30,000 Award

Eligibility 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students properly enrolled in public, private, parochial or home schools in the United States, its territories and possessions, and in overseas schools for dependents of military and civilian personnel. Foreign Exchange students are excluded.

National Award National College Scholarship - $30,000 first prize
Where to Start? All information can be found at vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships


District Chairmen: Send District participation report, district winner's recording, typed essay, head and shoulders photo, and entry form to State Chairman.

To Download The Voice of Democracy District Participation Report ( Click Here ) PDF

Statewide News

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Proposed Change to the VOD Awards Presentation

During the COA Conference call of Thursday, March 26, the subject of the proposed change to the manner in which the VOD Awards are presented was discussed.

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National News

Important info from National VFW

Call Out for Post and Department Stories

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VFW Opposes VA Decision to Eliminate Accredited Veterans Service Officers 48-Hour Review Period for Claims; Demands Answers from Leadership

WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars National Commander William "Doc" Schmitz called it "despicable" and "inconceivable" that Depart...

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