Application Deadline Applications must be made by the unit president for unit award and by the department president for department award. The deadline is the first Friday in June of each calendar year. Download National President's Award for Excellence Criteria and details. Award Application (doc)
Established in 2009, the National President's Award for Excellence is presented to five outstanding units and one department annually to recognize their success in formulating goals and action steps that result in noteworthy outcomes for American Legion Auxiliary programs. The award winners are featured in national Auxiliary publications. Award CriteriaRecipients are selected based on applications that address the department's or unit's achievements in ALA national goals and objectives in at least three Auxiliary programs.
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