The Milford Blue Hen VFW Post 6483 is now accepting applications for the Young American Creative Patriotic Act Scholarships.

The Milford Blue Hen VFW Post 6483 is now accepting applications for the Young American Creative Patriotic Act Scholarships.

Scholarships are available for ninth- through 12th-grade students who can demonstrate patriotism through art. The contest is sponsored by the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and is held annually at a local level, with winners moving on to state and national competition.

The deadline for submissions is March 31.

For contest rules and an application, contact Pat Darlin at 422-7211 or visit the Milford Blue Hen VFW Post 6483, located at 77 Veterans Circle in Milford, after 12 p.m.