The VFW has several scholarship programs. 

Help A Hero Scholarship:
In coordination with Sport Clips and the Student Veteran Association, this scholarship provides funds for Service Members and Veterans with financial need to complete their educational goals. Read more details on the National VFW website and follow the link to apply online.

Patriots Pen:
Middle school students (Grades 6-8) write a 300-400 word essay on the theme: "America's Gift to My Generation" and can win up to $5,000.

Voice of Democracy:
High School students submit a 3-5 minute recorded audio essay on the theme "American History: Our Hope for the Future" and compete for the National scholarship of $30,000!