Request a Quilt of Valour - Eligibility Criteria

QOVC will resume quilt presentations, where permissible, starting March 15, 2021. All presentations are subject to the rules, regulations and local guidelines issued by the respective Provincial/Territorial and Regional Health Authorities. Our primary consideration, first and foremost, is the health and safety of everyone involved. We ask your patience as we work through this. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Canadian Armed Forces members, past or present, who are ill or injured as a result of their service to Canada, qualify for a one-time gift of a Quilt of Valour (QOV).


Members who automatically qualify for a QOV are those who served in: WWII, Korea, Bosnia, Rwanda, and the Gulf Wars.

There are many other areas of violent conflict/theatres of war (e.g. Afghanistan), peacekeeping missions and general regular/reserve duty in which members, may have suffered injury or illness as a result of their service, including duty within Canada and abroad.


If you wish to make a nomination and are not sure if the individual qualifies, please contact the Regional Representative closest to you for assistance.