NEGAUNEE - The VFW and its Ladies Auxiliary will be accepting nominations for the Smart/Maher VFW citizenship education teacher award contest.
Teachers that work with students K-12 can be nominated, the deadline is Nov. 1.
The winner will receive $1,000 for their professional development, $1,000 for their school, and an all expenses paid trip to the VFW's National Convention.
If you are interested in nominating a teacher, call 485-9183 or by mail P.O. Box 111 Negaunee, MI 49866.
For more information visit www.vfw.org/community/teacher-of-the-year/