SMART/MAHER CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION
Contact your local VFW Post to participate.
706-975-3421 (c) PHONE
- Grades 9-12 $200 and Citation
- Grades 6-8 $200 and Citation
- Grades K-5 $200 and Citation
The State winners will be honored at the Awards Banquet at the Mid-Winter meeting in Macon on Saturday, February 16, 2018.
Elementary, Junior High, and High School teachers who teach citizenship education topics, regularly teaching (at least half of the school day in a classroom environment), and promote America's history, traditions and institutions effectively.
National winners at each level receive $1,000 plus $1,000 to their school, plaque for both the teacher and the school, all-expense paid trip to the VFW National Convention
Where to Start?
Nominations can be submitted by fellow teachers, supervisors, or other interested individuals. Self-nominees are not eligible.
Posts will recognize one outstanding teacher in grades K-5, 6-8, 9-12
Student entry to Post October 31, 2018
Post judging completed November 15, 2018
District judging completed December 4, 2018
State judging completed January 7, 2019
District reports to State January 15, 2019
State winners to National January 15, 2019
State reports to National January 31, 2019