Award Nominations

Honor a member of the expeditionary warfare community with a nomination for the Smith Turner Expeditionary Operations Award. The Smith Turner Award recognizes an individual who has provided momentous leadership and significant guidance, decisions, and actions that have improved national expeditionary warfare capability. NDIA will celebrate the winner with an awards banquet on Tuesday, October 16 at the 23rd Annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference in Annapolis, MD. Attendance at the banquet is included with regular conference registration.

Please consider the contributions of former and present military service and industrial leaders for this prestigious award, which is open to all individuals in the expeditionary warfare community. All military personnel, government civilians, and industry employees are eligible.

Further criteria can be found in the nomination form. Please send completed forms to Michael Mulligan,, by Monday, July 30.