Each year, more than 3,500 high school students from across the country participate in the VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest. The contest began in 1979 to recognize up-and-coming artists and encourage patriotism in youth.
Who is Eligible to Apply?
Any student in grades 9-12 who is enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States.
What is the Scholarship Amount?
The first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $31,000.
Our local post winners will receive awards of $500, $300 and $150 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
WANT TO APPLY?
Download and submit the entry form, by March 31 to
VFW Post 9182 Auxiliary
Attn: Patriotic Art Contest
P.O. Box 37
Katy, TX 77492