As described in our mission statement, vision and core values, The University of Alabama is committed to enhancing the quality of life for all Alabamians and the people of the nation and the world. This award honors a past or present military service member who is currently enrolled with UA Online and has demonstrated legendary service to their country and community.

Please fill in the fields below to tell us about yourself or your nominee. The deadline to submit your nomination is Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.

A UA Online representative will contact you if additional information is needed. Nominees will be considered for their dedication to excellence in performance and service, ability to overcome adversity and/or commitment to charitable endeavors.

The selected honoree will be eligible for a tuition grant equal to one semester’s classes through UA Online (three 3-credit-hour online courses). The honoree will receive two tickets to the Nov. 18, 2023, football game at Bryant-Denny Stadium (UA vs. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga) and two nights’ hotel accommodations for that weekend.

We thank you for your submission. The University of Alabama is proud to be a Top 10 Tier 1 Research Institution Military Friendly® school, and UA Online salutes all veteran, active-duty and reserve members of our armed forces. We look forward to recognizing their service to our country at the Nov. 18 game, where we will also be celebrating National Veterans and Military Families Month.

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    Are you affiliated with The University of Alabama?

    If so, briefly tell us your connection to UA. (Please no more than 25 words)

    Will you be able to attend the game at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Nov. 18 if you are selected as our award recipient? (This is a requirement for receiving the award; UA Online will arrange for your travel and hotel accommodations.)

    Military Service Information (include branch of armed forces, current status — active duty, veteran, reserve — and rank)*

    Please provide examples of how you have displayed extraordinary dedication to excellence in performance, ability to overcome adversity and/or made exceptional contributions to your unit or position during your military service. (Please no more than 250 words)*

    Please provide some examples of how you have made a positive impact outside of your professional or military duties, such as academic achievements, commitment to charitable endeavors or other service within your community. (Please no more than 250 words)*

    No purchase is necessary to enter. All federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited. Deadline for entries is 11:59:59 PM CDT on October 8, 2023. Official rules are available here. Participation in the contest constitutes the entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of contest rules. Employees of The University of Alabama and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) are not eligible.