Neal Forney Award

The Neal Forney Award is an annual award that is presented to a FBI National Academy Associate Member who has demonstrated exemplary character through an act of heroism, outstanding community service, innovation in law enforcement, or leadership reflective of that by which Mr. Neal Forney has lived.

This award is based on the same criteria as the Livio A. Beccaccio Award and the NC Chapter selection will be nominated for this national award.


  • A graduate of the FBI National Academy

  • An act of valor or bravery at the personal risk of one’s own safety

  • Dedicated, meritorious, and outstanding contribution to one’s community

  • An innovative act and forward thinking which resulted in the improvement of quality law enforcement or within the community

  • Sustained, outstanding personal character which is consistent, motivational, and inspires others to emulate

Nominations accepted through April 1st of each year.  Nominations are limited to two pages each, and should be emailed to [email protected].

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