We are proud to present the top three National winners of the 2022-2023 VFW Auxiliary’s 3-Dimensional Patriotic Art Contest. Three-dimensional art was established as a separate contest in 2022.

First Place
$2,500 Scholarship

Sculpture of an eagle.

Kayla Neale

Found Object Eagle Sculpture

11th Grade | Holley Central School District

Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary 202

Holley, New York

Second Place
$1,000 Scholarship

A tattered, burnt book artistically depicting the aftermath of war.

Weslee Barnett

Winds of War

12th Grade | Storm Lake High School

Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary 6172

Alta, Iowa

Third Place
$500 Scholarship

Mosaic of soldiers planting American flag.

Emma Jorden

Breaking Through

11th Grade | Northlake Christian School

Sponsored by VFW Auxiliary 8720

Abita Springs, Louisiana