Public Safety Awards


Recognition is given each year to one firefighter, police officer and EMS responder. 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)

Nominations Forms for all three requires a letter of endorsement from Post Commander. Deadline for submitting entries to Safety Chairman is December 15th.  National Public Servant Award Program – Post Safety Chairperson’s play a key role in promoting, organizing and forwarding nominations for this National level VFW Award. 

2024-2025 Safety Program and Forms Click Here:


Dept. of PA VFW Safety Chairman
Brian DeLaney
Cell: 570-575-3589