On my honor I will do my best
To do my duty to God and my country
and to obey the Scout Law;
To help other people at all times;
To keep myself physically strong, mentally awake, and morally straight.
VFW Scout of the Year ScholarshipVFW Scout of the Year Scholarship
Submit entry to local VFW Post: March 1
Posts submit local winner to VFW Department: April 1
Department nominees to VFW National: May 1
The VFW Scout of the Year Scholarship program provides a $5,000 award to an outstanding scout who is the recipient of a Boy Scout Eagle Award, a Venture Scouting Silver Award or a Sea Scout Quartermaster Award.
Click here to find a VFW post in your area.
Note: All applicants still in high school who reach their 18th birthday during the nomination year remain eligible if otherwise qualified. A scout only can enter through ONE VFW Post.
To enter, download and complete the VFW Scouting Scholarship form and submit to a local VFW post by March 1.