AFA Outstanding Cadet of the Year Award Packages

Each year, each detachment, squadron or unit may select one outstanding cadet of the year. The Air Force Association (AFA) is proud to support these accomplished cadets with an award package containing a medal, ribbon and certificate. AFA also sends a letter in each package outlining that we would like each unit to complete this survey after they have selected their cadet.

Click here to find information about a local AFA Chapter who may have a possible representative for your presentation. 

AFROTC Cadets:

AFA will automatically send an award package to each AFROTC detachment and each AFJROTC unit based on a data file received from AFROTC HQ. Packages are mailed in February.

The Martin H. Harris Outstanding ROTC Cadet of the Year award is graciously sponsored by the Marty Harris family. Thanks to them, AFA is able to ensure that outstanding ROTC cadets from around the world will continue to be recognized for their hard work and achievements.

AFJROTC Cadets:

AFA will automatically send an award package to each AFROTC detachment and each AFJROTC unit based on a data file received from AFROTC HQ. Packages are mailed in March. 

Civil Air Patrol Squadron Cadets:

The squadron commander may request an award package during the December – January time-frame. To review Cadet Medal criteria and/or to request an award package, click here for more information on how to request an award package