Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service

The Civilian Award for Humanitarian Service recognizes individuals who have distinguished themselves by meritorious direct "hands-on" participation in an act or operation of a humanitarian nature directly to an individual or groups of individuals. Any commander at the MACOM level or higher may approved this award.


  • All Army civilian employees paid from appropriated and non-appropriated funds and indirect-hire foreign nationals are eligible for consideration.


  • Documentation must provide evidence which substantiates on site participation in a humanitarian act or operation. Nominations should cover a period of service during which the individual performed significant humanitarian actions, deeds, or achievements.

Content last reviewed: 6/20/2006-FMJ