Local VFW Posts select one winner from the entries received. Posts then submit their local winner to their respective VFW Department (state) by April 1. From there, the Department selects a winner and forwards the entry to the VFW National Headquarters by May 1 for national-level judging.
The Scholarship form can be found here.
A list of Posts and their locations can be found here. Click on VFW / District 2 / Post Listing Info