Ariana Perez
Sponsored by Post 3173
Troy High School – Fullerton
Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ (VFW’s) premier scholarship program. Each year, nearly 57,000 high school students compete for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives.

Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme.

The 2021-2022 VFW Voice of Democracy theme was:
“Why is the Veteran Important”

Ariana was awarded:
VFW Post 3173 – Voice of Democracy
VFW District 2 – Voice of Democracy
VFW Department of California – Voice of Democracy – Honorable Mention

Congratulations to Ariana for a job well done!

Listen to her essay |

Read her essay

To participate in the Voice of Democracy Program

Fill out the Voice of Democracy Entry Form
Read and follow the instructions in the Voice of Democracy Brochure
Drop off your Package at your nearest VFW Post


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