The Alabama Honor Guard Recognition Program recognizes Alabama residents who perform military honors across the state. Applicants must have completed at least 25 honor guard/color guard related ceremonies, such as:

  • Folding/Presenting the Flag
  • Playing of Taps
  • Rifle Detail
  • Flag-bearing Color Guard
  • Pallbearers

Applicants must be nominated for the award by their parent organization. For more information, contact the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs headquarters at (334) 242-5077.


Application  Download application for Honor Guard Recognition Program.