This award annually recognizes one Airmen for outstanding and innovative contributions that had the greatest impact in International Affairs and were most effective in building, sustaining, expanding, and guiding U.S. Air Force-to-partner air force relationships.
Active duty personnel, members of the USAFR, ANG, and DAF civilian personnel, from any career field, whose duties contribute to the Air Force IA mission.
This award serves as an incentive. Those nominated should be continuing their federal civilian or military service with the government and should not have an approved separation or retirement date.Contract personnel are not eligible for this award.
Presentation of Award
The Secretary of the Air Force will present the award during the annual AFA Air, Space & Cyber Conference.