The National Society Daughters of Colonial Wars annually recognizes outstanding American History teachers. Competitions are run on the State and National levels.
Purpose: The awards recognize outstanding service by the exemplification and encouragement of patriotism and interest in American History and in our American Heritage.
Eligibility: Teachers in elementary, secondary, intermediate, high school and college are eligible. Leaders of youth organizations, who promote the study of American History, are also eligible. The teacher nominated must teach in the state that sponsors the nomination. Members of Daughters of Colonial Wars are not eligible.