AF seeks 2017 Outstanding DOD Employee, Service Member with a Disability Award nominations Published March 13, 2017 By Staff Sgt. Alexx Pons Air Force Personnel Center Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas (AFNS) -- The Air Force is accepting nominations for the 2017 Outstanding Department of Defense Employee or Service Member with a Disability Award. The award honors civilian and military members with disabilities who supported the DOD mission or overseas contingency operations, and whose activities best demonstrate the core values of their respective military service or DOD component. A member’s entire career performance is considered the time period for this award. Organizations and base-level personnel must contact their major command, field operating agency or direct reporting unit for applicable suspense dates and additional information regarding nomination procedures. Each MAJCOM, FOA and DRU may submit one military and one civilian nomination. Applications are due to the Air Force Personnel Center by April 25. For more information about Air Force personnel programs, go to myPers. Individuals who do not have a myPers account can request one by following these instructions.