Recognize the individuals that made an outstanding difference in your travel program this year by nominating them for an Excellence in Practice Award. These awards recognize top performers in DoD travel for the value and services they provided to their travel program. Nominations for Fiscal Year 2022 (accomplishments performed beginning October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022) are open now, August 12, until November 11, 2022.
Awards are presented in the following categories:
- The Champion: A Lead Defense Travel Administrator (LDTA) who goes above and beyond in providing mentoring and training to their organization.
- The Elite: A local help desk team whose superior efforts result in continuous improvement and outstanding customer care.
- The Icon: A major command or agency whose strategies and tactics enhance their travel program capabilities for their subordinate sites.
- The Premier: An Agency Program Coordinator who demonstrates an extraordinary and exemplary commitment to cardholders and stakeholders through proactive education, effective communication, responsive customer service, and outstanding Program Coordination.
Award recipients are recognized in the Defense Travel Dispatch and honored at the annual National Defense Transportation Association's GovTravels Symposium.