VOICE OF DEMOCRACY

2020 - 2021 Theme
"Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?”

The 2020 Student Entry Deadline was October 31, 2020,
watch for 2021-22 Form, Brochure & Deadline

Patriotic Audio Essay Competition Grand Prize: $30,000 Award


WI VFW INVESTS OVER $70,000 IN PATRIOTIC YOUTH ESSAY PROGRAMS!
2020-2021 Patriot's Pen and Voice of Democracy District Totals chart

MORE THAN 7,500 STUDENTS COMPETE FOR AWARDS, HONORS AND SCHOLARSHIPS!

 2020 WI Voice of Democracy Winners chart

Sophia Lally photoThe VFW's commitment to encouraging patriotic values is a long-established tradition. It also creates valuable stepping-stones to success for competing students. Shown here, Voice of Democracy Wisconsin 2021 winner, Sophia Lally.
 
State Commander Jason Johns congratulates all our many participants and encourages all to enter next year's competition as well. He also thanks all participating Posts and Districts for their enthusiastic support of this core Program.