Rookie of the Year Award 2020


Rookie of the Year

The Virginia Funeral Directors Association (VFDA) is excited to announce a funeral service award sponsored by the VFDA for all association district members. The “Rookie of the Year” award will be open to all district members who have 5 years or less experience as a licensed funeral director currently in the funeral service profession. Your district is responsible for nominating your district “Rookie of the Year” and submitting that information via the form below. All “Rookie of the Year” nominees will be invited to the VFDA Annual Banquet on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at no charge.

This is a great opportunity for your district to recognize your rising stars and an opportunity for nominees to attend the 132nd Annual VFDA Convention.
If you have any questions, please contact Lacy Whittaker at (804) 264-0505 or

** Award recipients and their guests must be registered for the Farewell Banquet installation of officers and awards ceremony on Thursday, September 10, 2020**

To submit a nomination, complete the form below or, if you prefer, you may download and print a paper copy.
Deadline to submit is August 14, 2020.

  • Nominee Information

  • Why did your District choose this candidate for “Rookie of the Year”?
  • Nominated By: