Membership Eligibility

Membership eligibility requirements are stated in the UAV Constitution and Bylaws.

  • Any person of Ukrainian descent shall be eligible for membership in the Ukrainian American Veterans, Inc. if such person has served in the Armed Forces of the United States and has been honorably discharged.
  • Any person who is not of Ukrainian descent, but who meets other requirements of Section 1 and is married to a person of Ukrainian descent will be eligible for full membership in the Ukrainian American Veterans, Inc.
  • Any person who meets the eligibility for membership in the Ukrainian American Veterans, Inc. but who resides in a locality where there is no established Post may apply as a Member-at-Large. An application will be submitted to the National Executive Board for final approval. A Member-at-Large shall be entitled to all rights and privileges. Members-at-Large should join a member Post in their location.

How to Apply for Membership

Please complete a UAV Membership Application Form and submit it with payment of annual dues.

Individuals who want to join a local post should contact that post directly.

Individuals wishing to become Members at Large should contact the UAV National Vice Commander, Roman Makuch, 347-886-0962,

Membership Dues

Annual membership dues are $25, plus additional dues that are set by each post to support their activities. Posts collect dues from individual post members and then submit all member dues to the national organization. Local post members should not send dues directly to the national organization.

Members at Large only pay the $25 national dues. Dues are paid to the National Vice Commander. If paying by check, please make check payable to Ukrainian American Veterans, Inc.