SCOUT OF THE YEAR

Post entries are submitted directly to the State Chairman

Edward Nuzum 
912-227-4221
Enuzum426@gmail.com

State Awards
1st Place $500 and Citation
2nd Place $200 and Citation
3rd Place$100 and Citation

The State winner will be honored at the banquet at the VFW State Convention in Macon on Saturday, June 29, 2019.

Eligibility

Scouts who are registered, active members of a Boy or Girl Scout Troop,
Venturing Crew, or a Sea Scout Ship who have received the Eagle Scout Award, Girl Scout Gold Award, 
Venture Summit Award, or Sea Scout Quartermaster Award.
Scouts must be 15 years of age and have demonstrated practical citizenship in school, scouting, and 
the community.
Scouts must be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.
All applicants still in high school who reach their 18th birthday during the
nomination year remain eligible if otherwise qualified.


National Award
 
$5,000 1st place scholarship
$3,000 2nd place scholarship
$1,000 3rd place scholarship

Where to Start? All information can be found at www.VFW.org/Scout

Deadlines 
Scout entry to Post March 1, 2019
Post Entry to State April 1, 2019
State Entry to National May 1, 2019