Celebrating 51 Years of Service to the Frisco Community!

The 2019-20 theme is : What Makes America Great

Voice of Democracy Scholarship (Grades 9-12)

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Established in 1947, our Voice of Democracy audio-essay program provides high school 9-12 grade students with the unique opportunity to express themselves in regards to a democratic and patriotic-themed recorded essay.


Click below for the complete 2019-2020 entry form. All student entries must be submitted to Frisco VFW Post by midnight, October 31, 2019.

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Patriot's Pen Scholarship (Grades 6-8)

Patriot's Pen 1st place winner, Sukhmani Nanda

 The Patriot's Pen essay contest encourages young minds to examine America’s history, along with their own experiences in modern American society, by drafting a 300- to 400-word essay, expressing their views based on a patriotic theme chosen by the VFW Commander-in-Chief. 


 Click below for the complete 2019-2020 entry form. All student entries must be submitted to Frisco VFW Post by midnight, October 31, 2019. 

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Teacher of the Year

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The VFW Teacher of the Year award contest recognizes three exceptional teachers for their outstanding commitment to teaching Americanism and patriotism to their students. Each year, a classroom elementary, junior high and high school teacher whose curriculum focuses on citizenship education topics. 


Have a teacher in mind? Click below to complete 2019-2020 nomination form. All teacher nominations must be submitted to Frisco VFW Post by midnight, October 31, 2019.

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Frisco ISD

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Frisco VFW recognized by Frisco Independent School District for its contributions through its Voice of Democracy audio-essay program and its Patriot’s Pen youth essay contest that has contributed thousands of dollars to furthering the education of Frisco students for over 50 years! 

Liscano Elementary

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In 2018, Frisco Independent School District dedicated one of its new schools, Liscano Elementary in honor of Frisco VFW Life Member, Past Post Commander of Frisco VFW & Vietnam Veteran, Carlos Liscano.