VFW NATIONAL AWARDS FOR PUBLIC SERVANTS
Emergency Medical Technician National Award
Any individual who actively gives emergency medical treatment, provides rescue service or civil disaster assistance as a member of any public or volunteer company organized to give emergency medical care, provide rescue and civil disaster assistance to our nation’s citizens.
Law Enforcement National Award
Any individual who serves in a municipal, county, state or federal unit tasked with enforcement of the laws pertaining to their area of responsibility. This award does not apply to individuals employed by private companies or security services.
Firefighters National Award
Any individual who actively fights fires as a member of any public or volunteer company organized to fight fires and give assistance to our nation’s citizens.
Criteria for all National Awards
Candidates must have demonstrated:
Documentation required for all candidates: Nomination letter containing the candidate’s name, title, address, telephone and identifying the award for which the individual should be considered.
Nomination: The three nominations from each Department will receive the appropriate VFW national citation:
-VFW National Emergency Medical Technician Award -VFW National Firefighter Award -VFW National Law Enforcement Award