Medal of Merit

This Award recognizes dedicated service to the Association, combined with a sustained level of professional excellence in the fields of communications, electronics, intelligence and information systems.

The Medal of Merit nomination will be graded on the following:

AFCEA participation and contributions
  • Details of specific initiatives taken to strengthen AFCEA at a strategic level, such as measures to increase participation, involvement of organization/colleagues

    AFCEA recognition
  • Previous Meritorious Service Award or other AFCEA recognition including at the chapter level

    Professional accomplishments
  • Exceptional professional performance in the fields of communications, electronics, intelligence, and information systems with documented examples

  • Other professional awards/achievements
    • Must be a current AFCEA member
    • Must have been active in AFCEA for at least four years before being nominated for this award
    • Must have held at least two positions on an AFCEA board/committee at the chapter level
    • Must be able to document a minimum of five significant AFCEA achievements in the past two years
    • If previous Meritorious Service Award winner, it must have been won at least two years prior to being nominated for this award
    • Individual cannot nominate themselves
    • Nomination must have been endorsed by the nominee's AFCEA Regional Vice President (RVP)


    Contact Information:
    Susan Emert
    (703) 631-6191

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    We are not currently accepting award nominations.