Oklahoma Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association
Annual Awards Program
The association accepts nominations for annual awards. These awards will be presented to selected individuals during each annual training conference. Submissions are due June 1, 2021. You can download the form here.
Awards Committee will make final selections.
The following is a list of the award categories:
OSPOA MEDAL OF HONOR AWARD
The OSPOA Medal of Honor Award may be presented to the next of kin for officer(s) who lost their life (lives) in the line of duty or who have died from other causes since performing the act for which they were nominated.
OSPOA MEDAL OF VALOR AWARD
The OSPOA Medal of Valor Award will be presented to officer(s) who, in the judgment of the Awards Committee, are most deserving of the recognition, having performed their duty at great personal risk.
OSPOA MERITORIOUS SERVICE AWARD
The OSPOA Meritorious Service Award will be presented to individuals (both in Law Enforcement and Civilians) whose immediate actions saved or attempted to save the life of another.
OSPOA COMMENDATION AWARD
The OSPOA Commendation Award will be presented to any individual who has made significant contributions to the support of Law Enforcement.
If you know an individual who you feel is worthy of one of the above awards, please submit the name of the individual, along with details of the actions and circumstances for which the award should be considered. Attachments should be typed and limited to two (2) pages in length.