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The Award Maker is for drafting citations and producing award certificates.  It automatically enters the required beginning and ending lines.   Fill in the requested information and enter a couple of sentences describing the service or act and click submit to put it all together and see how it looks. The citation may be edited by clicking back and resubmitting until satisfied. Then copy and paste.


First Name


Last Name

Duty Title


Wing or Group

Base, State or AOR

Type of Medal


Commendation Medal

Achievement Medal

Reason for Award

Outstanding Achievement

Meritorious Service (PCS)

Act of Courage

Enter two or three sentences describing the service.

Click the submit button    to produce the citation.

Suggested narratives:

Ref: AFI 36-2803 Air Force Awards and Decorations Program, Attachment 4

Meritorious Service Medal: During this period, the outstanding professional skill, leadership, and ceaseless efforts of Sergeant Smith resulted in major contributions to the effectiveness and success of Air Force (programs).

Meritorious Service Medal: In this important assignment, Sergeant Smith’s outstanding leadership and devotion to duty were instrumental factors in the resolution of many problems of major importance to the Air Force.

Commendation Medal: During this period, the professional skill, leadership, and ceaseless efforts of Sergeant Ducharme contributed to the effectiveness and success of Air Force programs.

Commendation Medal (Act of Courage): On that date, Sergeant Ducharme arrived on the scene of an automobile accident which seriously injured the driver of the vehicle. Without hesitation, Sergeant Ducharme went to the aid of the injured victim, expertly administered first aid, and remained with him until arrival of professional assistance.

Achievement Medal: Airman Nikolauzyk’s outstanding professional skill, knowledge, and leadership aided immeasurably in identifying problem areas in the field of _____ and in developing and implementing research projects capable of solving these problems.

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