District Award Nomiations Due 12/31/14

Each year the Three Rivers District honors its volunteer scouters by conferring special recognition awards, resulting from nominations made by individuals who have personal knowledge of the efforts and service provided by their nominees. The award categories and minimum requirements for each award are provided below as a guide to assist units or individuals in nominating deserving volunteers.

Any registered Scout volunteer may be nominated for the awards listed below; specific category guidelines apply. All nominees must be registered and trained for the position in which they are nominated.

Anyone may submit nominations. All nominations must be received by the Three Rivers District Awards Committee by December 31st, 2014 to be considered. All nominations must be in writing using the official nomination forms. Units are strongly encouraged to collect and include as much relevant information on nominees and submit one nomination per award category. Providing detailed and accurate facts and information improves your nominee’s chances of receiving recognition.

Awards can be submitted in several ways. The preferred method is using electronic submission. Nomination forms may be electronically filled out or printed, filled out and then scanned. These electronic submissions can be emailed to: 3rivers.district.awards@gmail.com

Nominations may be hand delivered at any District roundtable between now and December 31st. They may also be turned in or mailed to the Council Service Center in a sealed envelope and marked:

Attn: Three Rivers District

Awards Nomination Committee

District Award Nomination Package | PDF

VFW Scholarship Opportunity

The Veterans of Foreign Wars have several scholarship opportunities for recipients of the Girl Scout Gold Award, Boy Scout Eagle Scout, Venture Crew Gold or Silver Awards, and Sea Scout Quartermaster Awards.  The attached entry form should be filled out and returned to VFW Post 2894 by 1 March 2015 in order to qualify for the scholarship awards.

Sponsoring VFW Post Number:  2894

Address: PO Box 15842, Chesapeake, VA  23328

Post Commander’s Name: Chris Mulholland

Entry Form | PDF

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