Surface Navy Literary Award
Deadline Date: November 01
To award the best professional article in any publication addressing surface navy or surface warfare issues.
- The article must be published during the preceding year, beginning on 15 October.
- Nominees are selected from articles nominated by Chapter Presidents, Board Members, Superintendent of the Navy Postgraduate School, President of the Naval War College, Editor of the Naval War College Review, & Editor of the United States Naval Institute Proceedings.
- Articles are reviewed by the SNA Editorial board appointed annually by the chairman of the National Award Committee.
- The Editorial board then ranks the articles & forwards the same to the National Awards Committee for the final award selections.
Type of Recognition
A $1,000 check is awarded. This check is jointly sponsored by SNA & USNI ($500 each). Winner will receive a crystal commemorative award. Any Honorable Mention(s) will receive a framed certificate of recognition.