The Patriot's Pen essay contest for 6-8 grade students is due to the Post by Oct 31, 2019. The form https://vfworg-cdn.azureedge.net/-/media/VFWSite/Files/Community/Youth-and-Education/Patriots-Pen-Entry-Form-Fillable.pdf?v=1&d=20190308T165518Z&la=en needs to be turned into the Post by Oct 31, 2019. Remember that your name, school and town do not go in the essay. They are on the entry form. The title of the essay has to be "What Makes America Great". If you have an questions please contact Mark Decker at 505-947-5179.