A ceremony to honor the recipient of the first Paul H. Nitze Award for
Excellence in International Security Affairs will be held on Tuesday, September
26, 1995, at 2:00 p.m. in the Pentagon Auditorium (Room 5A1070).
This new, annual award will be presented to an individual who has a
distinguished record of sustained superior performance and significant
contributions to international security affairs.
At the ceremony, Ambassador Nitze, former Assistant Secretary of Defense for
International Security Affairs, will present a plaque to the winner and
formally recognize all finalists. Assistant Secretary of Defense for
International Security Affairs Joseph S. Nye, Jr., will also speak during the
The ceremony will be open to media coverage. The public affairs point of
contact is CDR Chuck Franklin at (703) 697-5131. Media interested in
audiovisual coverage of the ceremony should contact Terry Mitchell at (703)