Outstanding Senior Engineer Officer
Presented for outstanding contributions to military engineering by senior Engineers, Utilities, or EOD Officers and SNCOs serving at a Major Subordinate Command (MSC) or higher. The award development was a joint effort between SAME and the U.S. Marine Corps Engineering Association and was first awarded for 2008.
Eligibility: Members of the U.S. Marine Corps, regular, reserve, who serve as engineering officers.
Criteria: Most outstanding contribution to military engineering through achievement in design, construction, administration, research, or development. MCEA will convene a panel each year to select one officer from among five award categories from the MCEA Awards Program.
Please contact your chain of command for information about the Uniformed Service Awards nomination process. SAME provides a formal ceremony for recipients.