The deadline for the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Annual Awards is January 9th!
· Fiction and Nonfiction writing
· Biographical or Autobiographical Work
· Documentary (short and feature length)
· Combat Art
· Exhibit and Historical Display
Civilians and military personnel are eligible to enter. Past winners have included Active Duty Marines, amateur artists and renowned writers and journalists. Multiple submissions are permitted. You may submit your own work, or the work of someone you believe deserves recognition.
Winners will be recognized at the April 25th awards dinner at the National Museum of the Marine Corps. Awards are presented by the senior leadership of the Foundation and the United States Marine Corps.
All winners receive a $1,000 cash prize, a medallion and a commemorative brick along the Semper Fidelis Memorial Park pathway at the Marine Corps Heritage Center.
Entering a submission is free of charge. For a detailed list of the awards and submission requirements, visit: http://www.marineheritage.org/Awards.asp.
Submissions will be reviewed by a distinguished and diverse panel of judges, including guest judges, actor, Marine Corps veteran and founder of Arts in the Armed Forces (AITAF), Adam Driver, and actress and AITAF’s Artistic Director, Joanne Tucker.
We look forward to your nomination!