Distinguished Chapters

The Distinguished Chapter Award (DCA) is Presented at the annual Air Force Academy Chapter Presidents' Conference. The award recognizes those chapters whose networking efforts and service, as characterized by the effectiveness of their activities and programs, has made a significant contribution to the support of the United States Air Force Academy, its graduates, and the Association of Graduates. Additionally, the DCA recognizes Chapters whose activities and programs serve to enhance the image of the Air Force Academy in their local communities.

SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS FOR THE AWARD To be eligible for the Distinguished Chapter Award, a chapter must participate in each of five essential activities:

  • Have a Founder's Day Dinner
  • Send a representative to the Chapter Presidents' Conference
  • Send a Chapter Presidents' Conference Summary to chapter members
  • Submit a membership roster
  • Accumulate at least 150 points for Networking efforts

Then, in addition to taking care of the Essential Activities, a chapter must also accumulate points for activities as outlined in the Chapter handbook.

Distinguished Chapter Criteria excerpt

All Distinguished Chapters receive a Chapter Banner, $250 towards their next Founders Day Event, and a $300 merchandise credit to the AOG store. Additionally, the AOG will pay up to $500 credit for travel related expenses for a representative from each Distinguished Chapter to attend the Chapter Presidents Conference and receive their award.

2016 Distinguished Chapters

    • Abilene
    • Idaho
    • Granite State
    • Charleston
    • Sacramento
    • Blue Chile
    • North Texas
    • Alamo
    • Twin Cities
    • NE/Boston
    • SW Ohio/Dayton
    • Baltimore
    • Omaha Heartland-LeMay
    • Rampart
    • AFA Society of NC
    • Tucson
    • Gateway
    • Kansas City
    • AFA Society of DC
    • Las Vegas
    • Puget Sound

    2015 Distinguished Chapters

    • St. Louis Gateway
    • Baltimore
    • Southwestern Ohio
    • Northern Arizona
    • Granite State
    • Charleston
    • Kansas City
    • Air Force Academy Society of North Carolina
    • Sacramento
    • Twin Cities
    • Alamo
    • Rampart
    • New England
    • Las Vegas
    • North Texas

    2014 Distinguished Chapters

    • Southern Arizona (Tucson)
    • Twin Cities
    • Las Vegas
    • Granite State (New Hampshire)
    • New England (Boston)
    • Charleston
    • North Carolina (Raleigh)
    • Alamo (San Antonio)
    • North Texas (Dallas/Ft. Worth)
    • Rampart (Colorado Springs)
    • Southwest Ohio (Dayton)
    • Kansas City
    • Baltimore
    • Sacramento


    2013 Chapters Presidents Conference:

    • New England
    • North Texas
    • Las Vegas
    • Rampart
    • Alamo
    • Twin Cities
    • Salt Lake City
    • Kansas City
    • Sacramento
    2012 Chapter President Meeting Pic:

    • Washington D.C.
    • North Texas
    • New England
    • Las Vegas
    • Rampart (Colorado Springs)
    • Twin Cities
    • North Carolina (Raleigh)
    • Alamo (San Antonio)
    2011 Chapter President Meeting Pic:

    • Washington D.C.
    • North Texas
    • New England
    • Las Vegas
    • Rampart (Colorado Springs)

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