General Information

Meritorious Civilian Service Award

The Meritorious Civilian Service Award is the second highest award and is granted by the Secretary of the Army or a major Army commander. It consists of a medal, lapel button, and citation certificate. Nominees must have established a pattern of excellence, normally demonstrated by the receipt of lower level awards. Eligibility is determined by measuring contributions against the following example levels of achievement:

The Meritorious Civilian Service Award is comparable to the military Legion of Merit.



 

 



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