by Gloria Kwizera
Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs
8/2/2012 - JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) -- Nominations for the 2013 General and Mrs. Jerome F. O'Malley Award are due Dec. 3.
Named in honor of the late General Jerome F. O'Malley, the award recognizes the wing commander and spouse team whose contributions to the nation, the Air Force, and the local community best exemplify the highest ideas and positive leadership of a military couple in a key Air Force position.
The award is based on contributions that occur Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2012. The military member must have served as a wing commander for at least six months during the award period and have at least two years retainability to be eligible. Each major command, field operating agency and direct reporting unit may only submit one nomination.
Organizations and base-level personnel must contact their MAJCOM, FOA or DRU for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures.
Completed nomination packages are due to the Air Force Personnel Center by Dec. 3.
For more information on Air Force recognition programs and other personnel issues, visit the myPers website at https://mypers.af.mil.