Department of Nebraska
Michael Bon Doll Award. The award shall be conferred by the Department Commander upon any individual or entity who, in the judgment of a three-member panel appointed by the Department Commander, has through his or her action, words or deeds significantly contributed to the furtherance of the memory of the Grand Army of the Republic within the State of Nebraska.
George A. Schulz Award for exceptional service towards the advancement of the Order in the Nebraska Department and/or the Camps of the Department.
Robert R. Livingston Award for Recruiting the most new Brothers into the Order. The award shall be conferred by the Department Commander, at his discretion to the Brother that has recruited the most new members during the year since the last Encampment.
Major Augustus P. Davis Award for forming a new Camp. This award to be presented to a Brother whose efforts resulted in forming a new Camp.
|Year||Michael Bon Doll||George Schulz||Robert Livingston*|
|2001||Awards not established|
|2002||Sutton GAR Monument Committee||Herman Rudiger||Paul Hadley|
|2003||Barbara Dunekacke||Merle Rudebusch||Howard Davis|
|2004||Dave Wells||Paul Hadley|
|2005||Elmwood-Murdock Service Learning Class||Joe Mettenbrink|
|2006||Board of the Civil War Museum - Nebraska City||Norman Weber||Howard Davis|
|2007||Harrison Camp||Merle Rudebusch||Joseph Mettenbrink|
|2008||Clare Mares||William Dean||Paul Hadley|
|2009||Elmwood American Legion Post||Steve Bauermeister|
|2010||Dixie Kucera||Marc Witkvoski||Merle Rudebusch|
|2011||NWRC Louisa Ball Post 1 - Grand Island||Micah Hadley||Paul Hadley|
|2012||James Potter||Norman Weber||Merle Rudebusch|
|2013||Wyuka Cemetery Board||Mark Nichols|
|2014||Durham Museum, Omaha, NE||Gage Stermensky|
|2015||City Of Columbus||Jim Atkins||Merle Rudebusch|
|2016||Stephnie Polk||Merle Rudebusch|
*Livingston Award was originally named the Department Commander's Award
A.P. Davis award presented to Paul Hadley for Organizing the Welstead Camp No.3, Fremont, NE 2011