The award is to recognize a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars who has exemplified in their actions and accomplishments, the true spirit of our Organization in serving the needs of their Post and Community, and who has dedicated themselves in a professional manner in addressing the Pillars of our Organization.  

This award is intended to recognize a member in good standing of the Veterans of Foreign Wars who has been a member a minimum of one full membership year.  Award candidates holding any of the following elected or appointed offices during the award year, are not eligible (Specifically -Commander, QM, Adjutant, Service Officer or Chaplain). In addition, Past State Commanders and Past National Council members are ineligible from nomination.

Member of the year Award

Member of the year Application