Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service
The Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service consists of a medal, lapel button, and citation certificate. Any commander at the major Army command level or higher may approve this award. Private citizens of the United States, as well as private citizens and government officials of foreign nations, are eligible for consideration. Nominations should cover a period of service during which the individual performed significant humanitarian actions, deeds or achievement. Achievements deserving Department of the Army-wide recognition should be submitted to the Secretary of the Army for approval.