The AEGIS Award is presented to individuals that exemplify the eight attributes that make-up Air Force Special Warfare.
In Greek mythology, Aegis was the name given to Zeus’ shield which was used in battle to protect and give
Please nominate an individual/individuals that display all or some of the attributes outlined and meet the question parameters. Each attribute can be displayed in competition, the classroom, and life.
NOMINATION CRITERIA: Between the ages of 16 and 19 and currently in the grades of 10 – 12 (SOPHOMORE –
DRIVE – Initiates action and persists to accomplish tasks and goals to high standards.
STRESS TOLERANCE – Continues to perform under difficult, unpredictable, and ambiguous conditions.
PROBLEM SOLVING – Identifies and uses resources to generate, critically evaluate, and select course(s) of action.
TEAM WORK – Works productively with others and adapts appropriately to different roles and situations.
COMMUNICATION – Expresses thoughts and ideas to convey information and influence others.
TRAINABILITY – Demonstrates capability to learn and execute core tasks and duties.
INTEGRITY – Behaves in an honest, fair, and ethical manner.
PHYSICAL FITNESS – Develops and maintains physical capability to train and execute job duties.