The Cowart Award is named in honor of Vice. Adm. Kenneth C. Cowart, U.S. Coast Guard. It is presented for outstanding contribution to the U.S. Coast Guard civil engineering and shore facility management programs. This plaque was first awarded for 1968.
Criteria: Outstanding contribution to the U.S. Coast Guard Civil Engineering program.
Eligibility: Awarded annually to a U.S. Coast Guard Civil Engineering and a Facilities Engineering organization.
Please contact your chain of command for information about the Uniformed Service Awards nomination process. SAME provides a formal ceremony for recipients.