Literary Award
Due November 1
Classification: Recognition
Name: Surface Navy Literary Award
Best professional article in any publication addressing surface navy or surface warfare issues.

All nominations must be received by 01 November each year to qualify for selection.


Selection from among 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 and the Editor, United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Reviewed by the SNA Editorial board appointed annually by chairmen of the National Award Committee. The Editorial board ranks the articles and forwards the same to the National Awards Committee for final award selections.


Type of Recognition: $1,000 check to Awardee jointly sponsored by SNA and USNI ($500 each) and crystal commemorative award. Honorable Mention(s) if any will receive a certificate of recognition in an appropriate framed manner.
Award Date: Annually during the SNA Symposium for articles published during the preceding calendar year.
Ceremony: Presented at the Awards Luncheon during the SNA National Symposium.
Action: Awards Committee.










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