High school students across the country recorded audio-essays on this year's theme:"American History: Our Hope for the Future."
We've selected one winner from each state to qualify for the grand prize, a $30,000 scholarship to the college or technicalschool of their choice.
| Elliot Paul
The VFW's Voice of Democracy competition allows high school students to compete for more than $2.1million in scholarships and incentives.
March 5, at the VFW Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. VOD winners were announced. Our representative Elliot Paul of Greenville NC, was awarded a $1,500 Scholarship.
Show your support for these patriotic teens by sharing their audio clips with your friends and family.Together, we can celebrate the next generation of proud Americans!
Nick Guerrero was behind on utility bills — the electric company shut off power — and car payments until the VFW stepped in to help.