Achievement Recognition Awards

Achievement recognition insignia are described and shown below.  These insignia are only displayed on a member's uniform jacket or shirt.

Service Recognition

USPS gives recognition for significant volunteer service to the organization. 
As an example, shown below is the insignia of someone who has achieved the grade of JN and is a Senior Member.

Educational Recognition

USPS gives recognition for Educational Advancement. See Advanced Grades for details.
However, two special awards are noted below.

Special Recognition

USPS has a number of special qualification categories. Patches and devices indicating these qualifications are worn informally.