The Robert and Nora Smith Education Award
This is the BVMA/VHA’s newest award, created in October 2016.
The recipient of this award displays a true devotion to history, research, and experimental archaeology. They constantly strive to improve their skills and proficiency. They see knowledge as a thing to be shared and take great pleasure in passing information along to fellow reenactors, as well as the public.
Just as the individuals this award was named after, through their deep love of the hobby and their selfless generosity,sought to further our cause, this award recipient seeks to pass along the spark to future generations.