Each year, the Veterans of Foreign Wars selects emergency medical technicins, law enforcement and firefighter personnel to receive VFW Public Servant Awards. Post Safety Chairmen are encouraged to submit acandidate for these awards to their Department Headquarters by January 1. The Department must select a single candidate for each of the three awards and submit those to VFW National Headquarters by February 1.
VFW National Emergency Medical Technician Public Servant Citation:
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.
VFW National Law Enforcement Public Servant Citation:
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 individual employed by private companies or security services.
VFW National Firefighters Public Servant Citation:
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.
You can find nomination form and contact information where to send nominations under "Reports/Forms" .
Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Arizona 6907 East Thomas Road * Scottsdale, Arizona 85251-6828 * Office: 480-941-5258 * Fax: 480-994-3730 * Email Department HQ