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Indian Health Service The Federal Health Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives

National Director's Awards

IHS Director's Special Recognition Award

Purpose:
This award recognizes achievement by those who serve as outstanding and deserving partners to the IHS.

Eligibility:
Tribal employees, contractors, and employees of other government agencies and non-government organizations.

Criteria:
Achievement in one or more of the following areas:
  • Tribal leadership/Partnership
  • Public Health Leadership
  • University/Educational Partnership
  • Federal Agency Partnership
  • Organizational Partnership
  • National Council Leadership