Did you know that employers of all sizes can receive an award from the U.S. Department of Labor for their efforts to recruit, employ and retain America’s veterans? The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by leading businesses that demonstrate unparalleled commitment to recruiting, employing, and retaining veterans

The 2021 HIRE Vets Medallion Award Program is now accepting applications! Learn more and apply online at HireVets.gov.

  • The award highlights companies and organizations committed to hiring and retaining America’s veterans in good, family-sustaining careers
  • The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is the only federal-level veterans’ employment award that recognizes employers
  • The application deadline is April 30, 2021Award recipients will receive a certificate and digital images of the medallion for use as part of their marketing and promotional activities
For more information, visit HIREVets.gov

As a 2020 recipient of the HIRE Vets Medallion Award, Powell Strategies is reaching out to other organizations that support veteran owned small businesses and veteran entrepreneurship to ask those organizations to share information about the award with their networks and encourage those businesses to apply.