Awards, "Batte E Flag", "Bootcamp Awards", "Bootcamp Flags", "Company Flag", "Drill Flag", Flags, "Military Excellence", "Navy Awards", "Navy League Award", "Navy PIR Awards", "Navy PIR Flags", "RTC Awards", "RTC Flags", "RTC Flags & Awards"
RTC Flags and Awards
At each Pass-In-Review, the six recipients of awards will be announced. The Award Winners are chosen among recruits who go before a board of RTC personnel for inspection and questions. RTC sends a letter to a recruit's home of record to inform families that their recruit has earned an award and received special recognition at graduation.
The following is a description of the six awards:
NAVY CLUB OF THE UNITED STATES MILITARY EXCELLENCE AWARD: Presented to the graduating recruit who best exemplifies the qualities of enthusiasm, devotion to duty, military appearance and behavior, self-discipline and teamwork. This is the #1 award a recruit can earn.
NAVY LEAGUE AWARD: Presented to the graduating recruit whose enthusiasm, supportive attitude, and willingness to help others during their training period exceeded Navy training standards.
MILITARY OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA AWARD: Presented to the graduating recruit whose meritorious performance in recruit training demonstrated exceptional professionalism, maturity, integrity and leadership.
MILITARY ORDER OF THE WORLD WARS OF AWARD OF MERIT: Presented to the graduating recruit whose meritorious performance in recruit training demonstrated motivation and dedication to duty.
UNITED SERVICES ORGANIZATION SHIPMATE AWARD: Presented to the graduating recruit whose enthusiasm, supportive attitude and willingness to help others during their training period exceeded Navy training standards.
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD: Presented to the graduating recruit who maintained the highest academic and assessment standards throughout all phases of training. Awarded after closeout of test two.
Possible RTC Flags:
Hall of Fame Flag - Overall average of 4.70 or higher. Must have earned all evaluation flags (including subsequent awards).
CNO Honor Division Flag - Overall average of 4.50 or higher. Must have earned at least ONE flag in each evaluated area.
Battle "E" Flag - Overall average of 4.35 or higher. Must have earned at least ONE flag in each evaluated area.
Compartment Readiness (STAR) Flag - Awarded for obtaining a 4.0 average in compartment cleanliness, locker inspections and bunk make up inspections.
Drill Flag - Awarded for receiving a 4.0 or higher on drill assessment.
Physical Fitness (A) Flag - Awarded for receiving a 3.50 on first physical assessment and a 4.0 or higher on second assessment.
Scholastic (S) Flag - Awarded to divisions which receive a minimum of 4.0 on academic test.
Captain's Cup Olympics Flag - Awarded to the division who wins most events during Olympic Competition. Special Flags- Carried by ceremonial units (900's) or sponsored divisions.
Personal Flag - Flag which is designed by the division.
And the Color Company flag..the one most coveted.