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Press Release

June 14, 2006

No. 06-13

Mokie Porter

(301) 585-4000 Ext. 146

Application Deadline Extended

for VVA Annual Award Nominations


(Washington, D.C.) – Vietnam Veterans of America’s National President John Rowan announced today that the organization is extending the nomination deadline for its annual awards. “We are moving the deadline to June 22nd. This will give our chapters around the country a chance to submit the application forms to honor those in the organization who have worked above and beyond the call of duty for their fellow Vietnam veterans and families,” Rowan said.


VVA presents annual awards in the following categories: Member of the Year, Chapter of the Year, Incarcerated Chapter of the Year, Incarcerated Member of the Year, AVVA Member of the Year, Chapter Newsletter of the Year, and State Council Newspaper of the Year. The awards will be presented on Friday, July 14, at VVA’s National Leadership Conference in Tucson.


“We are accepting nominations in all categories,” Rowan said.


Applications are available online at http://www.vva.org/Forms/awards/NatAwardCriteria.htm


Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) is the nation's only congressionally chartered veterans service organization dedicated to the needs of Vietnam-era veterans and their families.  VVA's founding principle is “Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another.”

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