The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Washington State

offers the opportunity for students in Third, Fourth and Fifth Grades

to submit a written essay of up to 250 words.

There will be a Post winner FOR EACH GRADE, as well as a State Winner FOR EACH GRADE.

Awards are at the discretion of the local Posts and their Auxiliaries,

as are the District Awards. 

The 2019-2020  Youth Essay theme will be:

“How I would encourage respect to the Flag of the United States”

You may download the form in March 2019  here.