The voting ballot for the 2020 Veterans Mental Health Award is now open. Voting for this category requires an AUSV membership. Voting will close on July 31, 2019 at 11:59pm. The winner will be announced on January 18, 2020 at the 5th Annual Veterans Awards.

This award shall be given to an organization, business entity, or program. The body of work for such entities should reflect beyond exceptional quality of public service in the mental health arena. Mental health is a significant issue among our veterans community in extensive need of our attention. The Academy of United States Veterans values the tireless work that organizations and businesses put into serving our veterans in regards to mental health and at the same time demonstrating such valor which reflects into our nations communities as well. Nomination submissions for the Mental Health category are open to the public. After nominations are closed and AUSV members vote, the nominations are then narrowed down to the top three candidates. Members of the community will vote and will then choose a winner. The winner of the Mental Health category will be announced the night of the Vettys®.