Do you admire the dedication and distinction of a colleague? Do you want to recognize a colleague for their outstanding work? Here's your chance!
The AFOS Awards Committee is soliciting diverse nominations from Army, Navy, Air Force, VA, and Public Health for the five major awards for 2020:
(1) OD of the Year
(2) Junior OD of the Year
(3) Reserve OD of the Year
(4) COL Bzdula AFOS Student Award
(5) Orion Award
The OD of the Year and Junior OD of the Year awards are initially service-specific, with an awardee selected from each of the following services: Army, Navy, Air Force, VA, and Public Health. These recipients then compete for the AFOS OD of the Year and AFOS Junior OD of the Year awards.
We welcome the nomination of candidates from previous years who were not selected to receive an award.
The nomination process can be done by clicking
To learn more about the awards program or any questions, please contact Awards Committee Chair, Dr. Ruth Hyatt at