MacArthur Leadership Award program nomination period begins

September 21, 2012

By U.S. Army Europe Public Affairs

HEIDELBERG, Germany -- Units can nominate junior officers and warrant officers for the Gen. Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award from now through Oct. 29.

The program recognizes company grade officers who demonstrate the ideals for which MacArthur stood – duty, honor, and country.

The award promotes and sustains effective junior officer leadership in the Army and is open to second lieutenants through captains and warrant officer through chief warrant officer 2.

Officers selected at the USAREUR level will move forward to the Department of the Army level.

For more information on the eligibility and nomination requirements, contact your unit’s personnel office. For more information on the McArthur Leadership Award Program, visit the Army G-1 Web site.

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