Category Archives: Awards

Army National Guard Marksmanship Awards

Purpose The purpose of these awards is to increase interest in marksmanship and recognize the best teams and individuals in the combat rifle, pistol and light machine gun matches conducted annually by the South Carolina Army National Guard. Eligibility Each battalion or battalion equivalent is authorized to enter teams in each match. Composition of teams…
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Air National Guard Top Gun Award

Purpose The purpose of this award is intended to recognize the overall Top Gun for the 157th Tactical Fighter Squadron for the previous year. Eligibility All F-16 pilots who have been flying with the 157th Tactical Fighter Squadron for the past twelve months are eligible. Criteria An individual must have qualified in all events required…
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SMSgt Charles Buford Madden Jr. Award – Air

Purpose The purpose of the award is to recognize an active South Carolina Air National Guardsman for outstanding academic achievement and performance while attending the Air Force’s Non-Commissioned Officer Academy. Eligibility Any member of the South Carolina Air National Guard who graduates from the Air Force’s Non-commissioned Officer Academy. Criteria The recipient must have been…
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Frank D Pinckney Award – Army

Purpose The purpose of the award is to recognize a South Carolina Army National Guardsman for outstanding academic achievement while attending the Non-commissioned Officer School at the McCrady Training Center. Eligibility Any member of the SCARNG who is graduating from a Warrior Leadership Course, Advanced Leadership Course, or a Senior Leadership NCO Course at the…
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