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Solicitation: 2021 Inspirational Leadership Awards


Inspirational Leadership Awards are an opportunity to nominate colleagues and shipmates that exemplify the Coast Guard’s core values. The Office of Leadership (CG-128) is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Inspirational Leadership Awards. Applications are due by Jan.15, 2021.

Here are the categories:

Nomination guidelines:

  • Indicate the candidate’s employment status as active duty, reserve or civilian.
  • Clearly outline examples, specific actions, and impact that speak to the award's criteria.
  • Commands can include specific examples of coaching, mentoring, affinity, volunteering, and community service outside of the nominee's Coast Guard duties in the nomination.
  • Incomplete packages received will not be considered.