The 69th Departmental Honor Awards Convocation will present awards for:
Occupational Health and Safety Award of Excellence, in recognition of Department of the Interior (DOI) employees or groups of DOI employees who have performed an outstanding service for, or made a contribution of unusual value to, the occupational health and safety of DOI employees, visitors, and volunteers
Distinguished Service Award in recognition of DOI employees who have made outstanding contributions during an eminent career at DOI or an exceptional contribution to public service.
Citizen’s Award for Bravery in recognition of private citizens for heroic acts or unusual bravery in the face of danger. Recipients have risked their lives to save the life of a DOI employee or the life of any other person while on property owned by or entrusted to DOI.
Valor Award in recognition of DOI who have demonstrated unusual courage involving a high degree of personal risk in the face of danger (may or may not be related to official duties).