We are getting pre-applications in, so if you are thinking about coming to TNVCA for the July 9th class please get your pre-app in as soon as possible. The spots will fill up quickly and we want you to have the opportunity to enroll in the July 9th session. Pre-Apps are in the section labeled “How to Become a Cadet”.
Monday, March 27, 2017 | 1:07pm
Thursday, March 16, 2017 | 8:36am
Monday, March 20th, the Volunteer Challenge Academy has several meetings in the Jackson and Memphis areas. One of those meetings is open to the public and we encourage anyone interested in learning more or who may have questions to please come out and see us! We will be at the Benjamin L Hooks library at 5:00p.m. We look forward to seeing you there!
For more information, please visit tnvolunteerchallenge.com
Tuesday, March 07, 2017 | 10:27am
This week is an exciting time for TNVCA in the East TN region! On March 6th, we had the opportunity to share some information about our program with WBIR Knoxville News.
Friday, February 17, 2017 | 11:12am
We have been busy in the recruiting department at TNVCA! We have been in Smyrna, Cookeville, Tullahoma, Franklin and several locations in Nashville. Coming up we are scheduled to be in Clarksville, Jackson, Knoxville, Sevierville, Chattanooga, and Memphis. Keep checking back for schedules of when we will be in your area.
Please remember we will only have a limited number of spaces for the youth to attend the first session of TNVCA in Nashville, so please get your pre-application completed to begin your application process.
To learn more go to tnvolunteerchallenge.com
Monday, February 06, 2017 | 8:08am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Leaders of the Tennessee Volunteer ChalleNGe Academy will conduct an informational session at 6:00-7:00p.m., CST, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the 117th Regional Training Institute, Tennessee Army National Guard, 618 Fitzhugh Blvd., in Smyrna.
Thursday, February 02, 2017 | 2:47pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Early last year Governor Bill Haslam, Deputy Governor Jim Henry, Commissioner of Children's Services Bonnie Hommrich and Major General Max Haston announced that Tennessee is the latest state to be approved by the Department of Defense for a National Guard Youth ChalleNGe program.
Monday, November 28, 2016 | 12:14pm
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | 3:28pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced with Major General Max Haston of the Department of Military and Department of Children’s Services (DCS) Commissioner Bonnie Hommrich that Tennessee has been approved by the U.S. Department of Defense for a National Guard Youth ChalleNGe program.