Scholarships:

  • Scholarships are available for any applying teacher thanks to the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation and other sponsors. We also have scholarships available to specific geographic areas. Teachers from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington have an opportunity to receive a scholarship from the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, while the Lynne and Harry Bradley Foundation specifically sponsors teachers from Wisconsin.
  • Scholarships for our on-campus programs are valued at $1,400 per teacher, while our traveling workshop programs are valued at $1,550 per teacher.
  • Financial assistance and scholarships are available for teachers from all 50 states on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Application

Program Information:

  • Tuition covers accommodations, admissions, tour transportation, instruction and one graduate credit. Onsite meals are included.
  • Teachers who receive scholarships are expected to make a $150 refundable deposit to hold their registration. Refunds are awarded after the program is 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 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. 292 or education@ffvf.org.

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

Medal of Honor Legacy:

War on Terror

 

July 8 – 13, 2018

Academic Director:
Dr. Cory Etchberger, PhD
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania

This seminar features:

  • Meet Medal of Honor Recipient Clinton Romesha who will share his experiences from Camp Outpost Keating in the area of Kamdesh, Afghanistan.

 

 

  • Learn from faculty who have spent extensive time in Iraq, Afghanistan and other pertinent countries
  • Topics include 9/11, Iraq, Afghanistan, Domestic Terrorism, Radical Islam in other nations, and the protection of cultural and religious artifacts
  • Five days of scholarly lectures and pedagogy discussions – past speakers have included Colin Jackson of the Naval War College, Dipali Mukhopadhyay, Columbia University, Seal of Honor author Gary Williams, intelligence analyst Edward Turzanski, former Department of Homeland Security official Jack Tamarchio, Eric Davis of Rutgers University and many more
  • Oral history sessions with veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with Q&A
  • Visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York City
  • Receive resource materials and training for use of the Medal of Honor Character Development Program
  • Visit the Freedoms Foundation Medal of Honor Grove and Archives
  • Network with teachers from around the country
  • Private rooms at Freedoms Foundation and on-site meals included

 

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