This award is to recognize a member of the association who is truly outstanding when measured against his/her peers during the last fiscal year. The Nomination package must be submitted electronically to your Region Director by 15 April 2018. The package includes the following: Form 6-9 Cover Sheet; Attachment 8-3 Biography; AF Form 1206 Nomination for Award; Attachment 8-7 Draft Citation; Two photo's-one full length in long or short sleeve shirt/blouse with tie/tab or head and shoulders in service dress with the US flag; local chapters Constitution and By laws; and endorsement letters from the chapter president, the unit commander, and the Adjutant General. The Region Director will forward the package to the 2nd Vice President 1 May. The 2nd Vice President in addition to the Director at Large TEC will select retirees to review all packages and will forward their recommendation to the President of the Association by 1 June so that appropriate announcements can be made and recognition items can be ordered.