Each year, the Veterans of Foreign Wars selects elementary, middle and high school teachers to participate in the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher program. This year, VFW Post Teacher Award Chairmen may submit one candidate (or up to three, one from each age bracket) to their District Teacher Award Chairman (due to Districts by 11/15/2022), who may be chosen to compete for the first-place selection at Department Headquarters.
DUE DATES (different from National requirements):
Teacher Award Nominations are due to posts by 31 Oct 2023
Teacher Award Nominations are due from posts to District by 15 Nov 2023
Teacher Award Nominations are due from District to State Chairman by 15 Dec 2023
Teacher Award Nominations can be sent to Headquarters (210 Glassmaster Rd., Lexington, SC 29072) or to Teacher Award Chairman Chad Caldwell at the above email address.