Question: How many hours do you need for the Army Volunteer Award?

There is no specific time period to qualify for award of the MOVSM; however, volunteer service must exceed 3 years and/or 500 hours of service. Approval authorities will ensure the service to be honored merits the special recognition afforded by this medal.

How do you get an Army volunteer award?

To qualify for award of the MOVSM a service members volunteer service must meet the following requirements: (1) Be to the civilian community, to include the military family community. (2) Be significant in nature and produce tangible results. (3) Reflect favorably on the Military Service and the Department of Defense.

How many points is the Army volunteer medal worth?

Awards and Medals

Soldier’s Medal or higher award/decoration 40
Good Conduct Medal 10
Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal 10
Armed Forces Reserve Medal (with or without “M” Device) 10
Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal 10

Can you be awarded more than one MOVSM?

(4) No more than one MOVSM will be awarded to any Servicemember.

How do I submit to MOVSM?

To qualify for award of the MOVSM a Servicemember’s service must meet the following requirements: (1) Be voluntary. (2) Be to the civilian community, to include the military Family community. (3) Be significant in nature and produce tangible results. (4) Reflect favorably on the Army and DOD.

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What are the requirements for the Overseas Service Ribbon?

It is awarded to active duty members on a permanent assignment and who successfully complete a tour of duty of at least 12 months at an overseas shore-based duty station or on board a cutter permanently assigned to an overseas area.

How do you log volunteer hours in the Army?

Access the VMIS web site and register:

  1. Access the VMIS web site and register:
  2. Go to www.myarmyonesource.com. …
  3. *If you haven’t filled out the boxes marked with an asterisk * the submit button will not turn gray.
  4. Log in your volunteer hours:
  5. Login at www.myarmyonesource.com with username and password.

Is BLC worth promotion points?

Basic Leader Course: No promotion points are given for completion of Basic Leader Course (BLC) if you are competing for selection to SGT as it is a requirement to qualify for promotion. Promotion points are received for academic excellence in BLC, however.

How many bullets are required for an Arcom?

Remember – AAM, generally one bullet or accomplishment, and ARCOM typically requires all 4 – plus when said Soldier PCS’s he can’t use this event or other events wrapped into this award for his PCS.

How many hours is Movsm?

There is no specific time period to qualify for the MOVSM (for example 500 hours of community service within 24 calendar months), approval authorities will ensure the service to be honored merits the special recognition afforded by this medal.

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