What patriotism means to me alexis canen glendive, mt first place national patriot's pen winner 2013-2014 patriotismthe love for and devotion to one's country. Patriots pen each year more than 125,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest the first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $50,000, with each first-place state winner receiving a minimum of $500 at the national level. Patriot's pen the theme for 2014 - 2015 is: overall winner - $ 100 and certificate it is time to start drafting the essay considering the 2014-2015 theme,. The patriot's pen program is designed to foster patriotism by allowing students the opportunity to express their opinions on democracy based on an annual the. Patriot's pen essay contest 2016-2017 patriot's pen gives 6th, 7th and 8th grade students the opportunity to express their opinion on a patriotic theme and improve their writing skills, while they compete for worthwhile awards and prizes.
2014-15 vfw's patriot's pen essay contest on february 12 th three students and one teacher from horizon middle school were honored at an award ceremony held by vfw post #1 in denver the students were the top three winners of the patriot's pen essay writing contest at the post level. The patriot's pen writing competition boasts a $5,000 grand prize for 6-8th grade students who submitted a 300-400 word essay on this year's theme: why i honor the american flag the winners will advance to district, then state, then nationals. Winners with their supporting families: congratulations to our voice of democracy, patriots pen, and teacher of the year award recipients (2014-2015) 01/31/15 veteran breakfast.
The skyway veterans of foreign wars post 9430 celebrated essay contest winner rachael reed, 14, on july 14 rachael has been submitting to vfw's patriot's pen essay contest since third grade. Presents for patriots 8th grader wins what freedom means to me essay contest and was the winner of the amvets post 911's what freedom means to me. Voice of democracy patriots patriot's pen youth essay 2014-15 voice of democracy and patriot's pen winners l/r auxiliary president sarah parker, vod 1st place brenda maldonado, pp 1st place winners alex kirely and elizabeth moore, commander dan parker. N in voice of the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay that rebecca brauder, winner dr pen - patriot's pen essay contest 7, 2014 students have the moment left to. Schuyler vfw post 4863 and vfw auxiliary sponsored the 2014 voice of democracy and patriots pen contests in clarkson, leigh and schuyler schools the voice of democracy contest is open to students.
Vfw youth essay contest 2014 2014 2015 national youth scholarship winner videos vfw , the winners of the 2014 2015 national voice of democracy and patriots pen scholarship competitions were. What is patriot's pen 2014-2015 essay topic: the 19th district post winners were acknowledged at the warrenville post 8081 banquet on march 20, 2004. Patriot's pen each year more than 125,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the vfw's patriot's pen youth essay contest the first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $50,000, with each first-place state winner receiving a minimum of $500 at the national level.
The patriot's pen essay competition is open to all students in grades 6-8, and the 2018-19 competition asks students to examine the statement, why i honor the american flag the first-place winner will receive a $5,000 award. Patriots pen essay contest 2018-19 theme (foreign exchange students and former winners that placed in the national finals are excluded from the contest. Patriot's pen voice of democracy audio essay contest through the vfw's voice of democracy audio-essay competition are shared each year with winners of the. 2014 patriots pen 1st place winner madelyn dostal is this years patriots pen 1st place winner for the hebert-kennedy vfw post 3979 patriots pen competition a student at the cloquet middle school, madelyn has already developed an award winning essay writing style that will certainly come in handy in her future years.
The ledyard vfw post 4608 announced the winners of the 2013-2014 voice of democracy and patriot pen essay contests the voice of democracy first place winner was haley a hinton, a junior at ledyard high school second place went to nathan t ingalls, home schooled and third place was samantha e. Elyria, ohio -- a local middle school student was honored with the top prize in an essay contest riley cunningham won first place in the vfw patriot's pen essay contest at st mary school in elyria. The patriot's pen national winners are announced around the same time online (only the first place national patriot's pen winner -with one parent- will receive an all-expense paid trip to washington, dc to be honored at the parade of winners. The patriot's pen competition is open to students in grades 6-8 this year, students are asked to reflect on the statement, what freedom means to me the national winner will receive a $5,000 award.