Scholarships:

  • Scholarships are available for nearly every teacher accepted into the programs thanks to generous donations from our sponsors.
  • On-campus scholarships are valued at $1,400 per teacher.
  • Traveling workshop program scholarships are valued at $1,550 per teacher.
  • Travel stipends also are available to eligible teachers.

Application

Program Information:

  • Tuition covers hotel accommodations (2 per room), daily meals (breakfast and lunch only), instruction, and one graduate credit (see Accreditation).
  • Teachers who receive scholarships are expected to make a $150 refundable deposit to hold their registration. Refunds are awarded after the program has been successfully completed.

 

Accreditation:

  • Each program includes one graduate credit hour, which is granted by La Salle University in Pennsylvania. Enrolled students who wish to earn another two credits (3 total credits) must pay $150 for each additional credit at the beginning of the program.

For more information, contact our Education Department at (610) 933-8825 ext. 230 or grad@ffvf.org

Freedoms Foundation reserves the right to vary program content, accrediting institutions or sites as necessary, or cancel any course with 30 days advance notice.

Medal of Honor Legacy:

Vietnam

 

June 23 – 28, 2019

Academic Director:
Dr. Gregory Daddis
Chapman University
Associate Professor of History
Location: Pueblo, Colorado

With the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War in 2017, the nation began formally commemorating this event which has played a major role in America’s understanding of itself and the larger world. The effects of the war were felt on both the battlefield and on the home front, permeating American politics and culture to this day. Participants in this program will explore major events related to the Vietnam War, learn from leading scholars, and engage with Vietnam veterans, including Medal of Honor recipient Marine Corps Capt. Jay R. Vargas, to develop a fuller understanding of the war and its effects from the collapse of French colonialism to the fall of Saigon.

SPACE IS LIMITED TO 40 REGISTRANTS!

Program features include:

  • Collapse of French colonialism and the beginning of the Vietnam War
  • Counterinsurgency in Vietnam
  • The air war in Laos and Cambodia
  • U.S. Presidents and their roles in the Vietnam War
  • Tour of Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs and Fort Carson Army Base
  • Day session with Medal of Honor recipient Marine Corps Capt. Jay R. Vargas.
  • Oral history sessions with veterans including Q & A
  • Receive resource materials and training for use of the Medal of Honor Character Development Program
  • Five days of scholarly lectures and pedagogical discussions
  • Network with teachers from across the country

 

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