OTTOVILLE — The Ottoville VFW Post 3740 Auxiliary recently held the
local competition of the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Award.
contest chairlady Jann Eickholt presented the awards to Alicia
Honigford, first place; and Abi Hilvers, second place. Of the five
entries received this year, the first-place winner was sent to
The Young American Creative Patriotic Art
Award is an artwork scholarship program sponsored y the Auxiliary of the
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Competition is open to
students in grades 9-12 attending school in the same state as the
sponsoring VFW Post Auxiliary. Home-schooled students are eligible,
foreign exchange students are not.
Only original artwork is considered and the entry must have been completed during the current school year.
Top national awards are published in the VFW Auxiliary Magazine and on the VFW Auxiliary website.