Announcement: Ford Freedom Unsung - Heroes of COVID nominations are now closed.


Ford Freedom Unsung - Heroes of COVID in partnership with Rainbow PUSH

In honor of the outstanding achievements of Unsung Heroes in the African American community, Ford Motor Company is launching a search for national Unsung Heroes of COVID-19. This special edition of Ford Freedom Unsung will honor K-12 teachers for their many heroic and selfless acts taken to help combat the Coronavirus. Nominees should be K-12 teachers who went above and beyond to educate their students, despite the many challenges presented by COVID-19, including virtual learning, and other challenges during the Coronavirus pandemic. Twenty-five national winners will be selected to receive a $1,000 award, plus a $100 gift card to an office supply store for resources for their classroom. All nominations must be received by online submission no later than Friday, October 1, 2021, in order to be considered by the Board of Judges. Winners will be notified in late October.

Submit nominations below.