Secretary of Defense Maintenance Awards
|Publication Date:||8 April 2019|
In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5134.01 and the July 13, 2018 Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum, this issuance:
• Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and prescribes procedures for the Secretary of Defense Maintenance Awards Program in accordance with the guidance in Section 1125 of Title 10, United States Code; and DoD Directive 4151.18.
• Establishes the Sustainment Training, Advice, and Assistance of Foreign Military Forces Award and the Rear Admiral Grace M. Hopper Award for Software Maintenance Excellence.