Nominations for Prestigious Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Awards Program Now Open

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End: January 6, 2018
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The Marine Corps Heritage Foundation is now accepting nominations for its 2018 Annual Awards Program. Each year, the Foundation presents a series of awards for creative works preserving or advancing Marine Corps history, traditions, culture or service. Marines and civilians are elgible to submit their own artistic entries or distinguished work of others. Awards will be presented at the Foundation's annual award ceremony on April 28, 2018, at the National Museum of the Marine Corps. The deadline for submissions is January 6, 2018.

The Annual Awards are presented in 15 categories including journalism, documentary, literature, screenplay, photography and poetry. The Foundation also honors individuals who have demonstrated leadership in their profession with the John A. Lejeune for Exemplary Leadership Award and recognizes those who have provided unique service to the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation with the Heritage Award.

For a detailed list of the awards as well as submission requirements, please visit: Submitting a nomination is free. For additional information on the Annual Awards Program please visit