VFW Community Service Programs

Patriot's Pen




Essay Contest with national first prize winner awarded $5,000 scholarship



Voice of Democracy



Audio essay contest with national first prize winner awarded 

$30,000 scholarship


Smart/Maher Teacher of the Year

Award for teachers who promote civic responsibility, flag etiquette, patriotism, and who instill a sense of national pride in their students.

Scout of the Year Award

Scout/VFW Scholarships Open to Eagle Scouts, Girl Scout Gold Awards, Venture Summit Award, and Sea Scout Quartermaster recipients.  National first prize winner awarded $5,000 scholarship


VFW Buddy Poppy Program

Proudly wear your Buddy Poppy!

Donations received from this program help local veterans in Utah County.



National Citation of Recognition

Citations used to recognize post chairmen who have demonstrated exceptional service to their community.




Public Servant Award

Awarded to Emergency Medical Technicians, Law Enforcement,  and Firefighter Personnel

Life Saving Awards

Award to honor individuals who saved a life.



Youth Activities

Requests from the community for the VFW to be involved with programs suchs as education, scouting, JROTC, and many others