Public Safety Awards


Recognition is given each year to one Firefighter, Police officer, EMS responder, and 911 Dispatcher. All nominations must be made through a Pennsylvania VFW Post. Post Commanders: to nominate someone please use the forms below. Scroll down to Safety Award Nominations and download the combined forms file or 

Safety Awards (State and National)

Nomination forms for all three require a letter of endorsement from the Post Commander. The deadline for submitting entries to the Safety Chairman is December 31.  National Public Servant Award Program – Post Safety Chairpersons play a key role in promoting, organizing, and forwarding nominations for this National level VFW Award. 

2023-2024 Safety Program and Forms Click Here:


Safety Chairman
Jim Lewis
2177 Mercer Road
Stoneboro, PA 16153
Cell: 724-988-9181