2021-2022 Patriot’s Pen Competition

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2021-2022 Patriot’s Pen Competition

Students in grades 6 – 8 can/should compete in the annual VFW Patriot’s Pen competition.  Write and enter a 300 to 400 word essay.  There are $55,000 in prizes to be given nationally by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. 

The 2021 – 2022 theme: “How can I be a good American?” 
Deadline for submission is October 31, 2021. 

It all starts at the local level where prizes are $100, $150 and $200.  Then on to district, state and national.  The Brainerd VFW will accept entries from students living within 50 miles of Brainerd. 

Learn more and get competition details at:

Questions? contact Mark Persons teki@mwpersons.com