Stephen Decatur, Jr. NJROTC Award

Selected by the NJROTC unit commander. One awardee for each category may be selected annually from each unit. The selections will be presented to the Surface Navy Association no later than May 25th.

All requests MUST be received NO LATER THAN 1600 on May 25th, 2018.

If submitted AFTER May 25th, 2018, we are unable to guarantee that the request will be filled in time for your ceremony.

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Note: Please submit nominations at least 2 weeks prior to award ceremony. If you have any questions please email, dgarrynavysna@aol.com. DO NOT EMAIL OR MAIL NOMINATIONS.

Criteria

  • Possess a character reflecting the Navy's core values of Honor, Courage and Commitment
  • Demonstrates leadership potential
  • Demonstrates an aptitude in NJROTC as evidenced by motivation, performance of duty and military bearing
  • Receives a "B" or better in NJROTC during the current year and also has a minimum of a cumulative "B" average in academic studies.

Award One (Freshman/Sophomore Cadet)
  • A Certificate of Recognition and a ribbon from Surface Navy Association will be presented by the Unit Commander with the participation of the local SNA Chapter where practical. Navy Recruiters should be invited to attend.

Award Two (Junior Cadet)
  • A Certificate of Recognition and a medal from Surface Navy Association will be presented by the Unit Commander with the participation of the local SNA Chapter where practical. Navy Recruiters should be invited to attend.