Patriot Pen winners for the 2019-2020 year:
1st place: Gracelyn Farnham, Sponsored by VFW 11453 pf Cheyenne
2nd place: Tiffany Tystad, Sponsored by VFW 7756 of Gillette
3rd place: Brycen Vrska, Sponsored by VFW 4801 of Pinedale
Update for 2020
NEW VOICE OF DEMOCRACY AND PATRIOT’S PEN THEMES.
The 2020–21 themes have been chosen by Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief Harold J. "Hal” Roesch, II.
- Voice of Democracy theme will be "Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?”
- Patriot’s Pen theme will be "What is Patriotism to Me?”
NEW VOICE OF DEMOCRACY AND PATRIOT’S PEN BROCHURES.
The new 2020-21 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen entry forms will be available soon on the VFW website. Simply visit vfw.org/Login.aspx
, log in to My VFW, then click on VFW Training & Support under the Member Resources heading, then click on Community Service & Youth Programs and Activities,then click on Chairman Manuals under the Additional Resources heading. Here you will find all program materials. Additionally, anyone (including students, parents, teachers, and chairmen) can download and print the student entry forms for Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen by visiting the below links:
For Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen brochures, posters, awards and more, visit the VFW Store:
Updated for 2018-19
Essay Contest for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students.
Take a look at the VFW National website
Patriot's Pen, you can find an Entry Form & Brochure and the Rules & Eligibility Requirements