Scout of the
Scouts who are registered, active members of a Boy
or Girl Scout Troop, Venturing Crew, or a Sea Scout
Ship who have received the Eagle Scout Award, Girl
Scout Gold Award, Venture Silver Award or Sea Scout
Scouts must be 15 years of age and have demonstrated
practical citizenship in school, scouting and the
Scouts must be enrolled in high school at the time
Note: All applicants still in high school who reach
their 18th birthday during the nomination year
remain eligible if otherwise qualified.
HOW TO ENTER:
Scouts should submit the completed VFW Scouting
Scholarship form, resume of high school activities,
scouting record, community service record and
letters of recommendation to a local VFW Post no
later than March 1, 2014.
Note: A Scout can enter through ONE VFW Post only.
HOW THE CONTEST WORKS:
Local VFW Posts select one winner from the entries
received. Posts then submit their local winner to
their respective VFW Department (state) by April 1.
From there, the Department selects a winner and
forwards the entry to the VFW National Headquarters
by May 1 for national-level judging.
Please send application to your local Post /
Auxiliary for submissions or drop them off at the
Scout of the Year New Entry Form Student Entry