VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest

The VFW Publications Department announced today that it is accepting submissions for VFW’s 2012 National Publications Contest. All publications will be categorized by the membership size of the Department, District or Post they represent. For the contest,

Departments will be defined as:
•large (24,000 or more members),
•medium (10,000-23,999) and
•small (9,999 or fewer).

Districts will be defined as:
•large (2,100 or more),
•medium (1,300-2,099) and
•small (1,299 or fewer).

Posts will be defined as:
•large (180 or more),
•medium (100-179) and
•small (99 or fewer).

All national entries must place first in Department-level contests. One copy of each winning Post and District publication—as well as one issue of the Department newspaper—must be mailed by Department adjutants, Department quartermasters or Department editors by April 6, 2012, to:

Publications Contest

406 W. 34th St., Suite 523

Kansas City, MO 64111

Issues published between Jan. 1, 2011, and Dec. 31, 2011, are eligible.

Click here for the contest entry form.