The Individual Awards are Non Annual Awards which means they can be submitted anytime during the year. Theses awards are for individual members. Unit Awards will be listed on the Unit Awards page, Scholastic Achievement Awards will be listed on the Scholastic Achievement Awards page, Regional Decade Awards will be listed on the Regional Decade Awards page, SFI Region Fifteen Affiliation Awards will be listed on the . Please click on the individual award to view it’s information SFI Region Fifteen Affiliation Awards page, and the Annual Awards will be listed on the Annual Awards page.
MEDAL OF HONOR
Criteria –This award is given to a member who nearly looses or risks losing his/her life in an act of rescue and/or giving aid and assistance. When recommending this award, please explain in as much detail exactly what the person(s) did, when and give any extra details you can give.
Ribbon Description – Dark Blue
MEDAL OF VALOR
Criteria – For saving or assisting in saving a life or lives with little or no risk. An example would be giving someone CPR, rendering first aid, or assisting in a lifesaving effort. Include any documentation and/or testimonial.
Ribbon Description – Teal Green
NOTE: These two awards do not apply to those who have an occupation that regularly invokes risk. The exception is when the member performs an act of heroism and/or rescue above while off-duty.
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE STAR
Criteria – This award recognizes a member’s hard work on a project or activity, or special assignment that results in a major benefit for STARFLEET R15.
Ribbon Description – Turquoise
LEGION OF MERIT AWARD
Criteria – A member who has served in STARFLEET a minimum of 20 years, and has a solid record of achievements and decorations. Include a list of STARFLEET accomplishments and achievement when recommending for this award.
Ribbon Description – Metallic Gold
REGION BADGE OF MERIT
Criteria – For members who engaged activities related to a Region Fifteen chapter, the region or the Fleet (or on their way to or from such an event), and incur-ring an injury serious enough to REQUIRE professional medical attention should be noted for such. When recommending this award, please explain exactly what happen to the person(s) and give any extra details you can give.
Ribbon Description – Light Purple
FALLEN CREWMEMBER DECORATION
Criteria – If the deceased had a distinctive record of activity and involvement in STARFLEET Region Fifteen, this may include a 1-grade promotion. The ribbon will be included with the certificate, so that it may be presented to the family of the deceased; and with their permission, the ribbon may be laid with the de-ceased. If a promotion was given by the CO or RC, the appropriate promotion certificate may be included with the certificate and the optional ribbon. If membership was lapsed for less than a year the member is still eligible for this award, others are evaluated on a case by case basis.
Ribbon Description – Violet
REGION COMMUNITY SERVICE
Criteria – Awarded to a member who unselfishly and repeatedly assists charities and causes (excluding personal monetary donations) on an ongoing or regular basis.
Ribbon Description – Peach
Criteria – For annual recognition of a member who has performed his/her duty with marked distinction; or has headed or been involved in a project or activity bringing about significant distinction for his/her department, ship, or R15.
Ribbon Description – Brown
GOOD CONDUCT AWARD
Criteria – The Good Conduct Award is a 5-year tour marker. There are three levels to this award, Bronze (first 5 years completed), Silver (second 5 years for a total of 10 years) and the Gold (third 5 years for a total of 15 years): For a STARFLEET member IN GOOD STANDING. A 24 hour lapse of STARFLEET membership will result in the time in service clock to be reset to the effective date of the membership renewal and the previous time is lost.
Ribbon Description – White
“NEW FRONTIER” AWARD
Criteria – STARFLEET Region Fifteen recognizes that promoting today’s space program may help to bring about a “Star Trek” – like future. Members and units, who avidly keep abreast of and help educate and inform members and the public about the space program, are recognized with this award.
Ribbon Description – Cream
REGION ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENT
Criteria – Members and chapters who help make people aware about keeping our planet clean, or avidly take part in environmental clean up projects or make members and the public aware, or who keeps abreast of environmental issues, receive this award.
Ribbon Description – Pale Blue
MERITORIOUS SERVICE AWARD
Criteria – This award is meant to help motivate involvement of young STARFLEET members up to age 18. Those who distinguish themselves by their participation and/or perform their assigned duty with zeal may annually earn this award. Please include a list of accomplishments.
Ribbon Description – Light Green
PIKE ORDER OF TACTICS
Criteria – The award is divided into three levels, National Guard/Reserves, Active Duty and Combat Tour. To qualify the individual must have completed at least one enlistment tour of duty or 3 consecutive years as an Officer. The Combat Tour is awarded to any individual regardless of component that completes a minimum of 1 combat tour honorably.
Ribbon Description – Red, White and Blue
PHOENIX RISING AWARD
Criteria – This award is given to those STARFLEET Region Fifteen members who have faced life threatening adverse situations and lived to tell about it.
Ribbon Description – Reddish Orange