Superior Civilian Service Award
The Superior Civilian Service Award is the third highest award and consists of a medal, lapel button, and citation certificate. It is granted by any commander (Brigadier General and above) or civilian equivalent organizational heads. Nominations for this award reflect superior service or achievement, or heroism of a lesser degree than that recognized by the Meritorious Civilian Service Award. Employees who have established a pattern of excellence, normally recognized through the previous receipt of one or more honorary or monetary performance awards, may be considered for this award. Eligibility is determined by measuring contributions against the following example levels of achievement:
This award is comparable to the military Meritorious Service Medal.