You know “The One”. He shows up to every drill, creates a positive working environment, teaches Sunday School, visits junior Guard Members when they are hurt or sick between drills, and volunteers at the localFood Bank. Or she is the team player that holds your unit together, makes everyone strive to become a better leader, volunteers at the local Fire Department, and coaches her daughter’s little league team. Every unit has “The One” individual or group of individuals that make a distinct, positive impact on their unit, their family, and/or their community. Give back to “The Ones” by recognizing their sacrifice and hard work with one of NGATN’s Awards.

Deadline: 31 JAN 2019

Award Nominations must arrive at NGATN’s Office NLT 31 JAN 2019. If you have questions, contact Byron: byron@ngatn.org or (615) 833-9100.

NGATN Minuteman Award

  • For: Exceptional achievement, patriotic act, highly distinguished service, or outstanding contribution to his or her: military organization; community; state; nation; or the National Guard Association of Tennessee.
  • Number: Maximum of 3 (1 Army, 1 Air, and 1 either Army, Air or Civilian)

NGATN Outstanding Service Award

  • For: Exceptional achievement, patriotic act, highly distinguished service, or outstanding contribution to the National Guard Association of Tennessee.
  • Number: Maximum of 3 (1 Army, 1 Air and 1 either Army, Air or Civilian)

NGATN Plaque of Achievement

  • For: Exceptional achievement in the Tennessee National Guard, i.e., Honor Graduate of a Military Service School, and other comparable or higher achievements.
  • Number: Determined by the Awards Committee.

NGATN Certificate of Appreciation

  • For: Outstanding support of the Tennessee National Guard and/or the National Guard Association of Tennessee by an Individual or Organization.
  • Number: Determined by the Awards Committee.

Nominate A Deserving Guard Member Today

DOWNLOAD THE ANNOUNCEMENT AND RECOMMENDATION LETTER HERE after the 2019 Call to State Conference is published