US Marine Corps Engineer SNCO of the Year

Outstanding Senior Engineer SNCO

Presented for outstanding contribution to military engineering by a senior non commissioned officer of the U.S. Marine Corps. The award development was a joint effort between SAME and the U.S. Marine Corps Engineering Assoc. and was first awarded in 2009.


Members of the U.S. Marine Corps, regular, reserve, who are senior NCOs serving in engineering.

Nomination 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 staff NCO from four 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.