NEWS | March 2, 2021

Joint Base San Antonio Volunteer of the Year Awards deadline March 15

By David DeKunder 502nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Joint Base San Antonio Military & Family Readiness Centers are accepting nominations for the annual JBSA Volunteer of the Year Awards until March 15. 

The Volunteer of the Year Awards recognize individuals who contributed their time and service to JBSA units and volunteer organizations in 2020, including all branches of the military, and who made a significant positive impact on the lives of others. 

Individuals who are eligible for the awards include active duty members, military family members, military retirees, Department of Defense civilians and contractors, as well as non-military affiliated volunteers. 

Anyone, whether they are a JBSA commander, supervisor, service member or civilian, can nominate an individual or group affiliated with JBSA for the award.  

Information about the awards, nomination instructions and forms may be found at

Nomination forms may be submitted by email to

Award winners will be honored at the 2021 JBSA Volunteer Awards Ceremony April 21. The event will be live-streaming on the JBSA Facebook page starting at 3 p.m.