Lorraine Post 29 VFW Invites ‘Voice of Democracy’ Scholarship Applications

As a public service, 97.9 WHAV presents Community Spotlight at no charge for the benefit of Greater Haverhill nonprofit organizations. To submit news of events, fundraising appeals and other community calendar announcements, Click image.

A lucky high school student could win a $30,000 scholarship and other rewards by entering the “Voice of Democracy” contest sponsored locally by Haverhill’s Lorraine Post 29 Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Students in grades 9-12, enrolled in U.S. public, private or parochial school or home-schooled, are eligible. The contest involves writing and recording a three- to five-minute democratic and patriotic-themed essay, answering the question, “Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?” The deadline for entering is Saturday, Oct. 31. The local winning essay will be broadcast over 97.9 WHAV.

Students may learn more and download an application by clicking here.

Comments are closed.