ROTC & JROTC LEADERSHIP AWARD
The Military Order of the Purple Heart Leadership Award recognizes demonstrated leadership ability in a cadet/midshipman enrolled in an ROTC/JROTC program in a High School, College, University or Trade School.
Nominated recipient must:
Be an underclassman (Seniors not eligible)
Have a positive attitude toward ROTC/JROTC as expressed through full participation and attendence
Hold a leadership position in the cadet corps
Be active in school and community affairs
Attain a grade of “B” or better in all subjects for the previous semester
Not been a previous recipient of this award.
The MOPH Leadership Award packet includes a medal pendant with ribbon, a separate ribbon bar and a certificate. Cadets and midshipmen who are awarded the MOPH Leadership Award are authorized to wear the appropriate medal/ribbon based on uniform regulations followed by their ROTC/JROTC unit.
The award is presented annually – usually during the Spring Award ceremony. Presentation of the award by a MOPH Member is preferred.