Awards Notice:  Call for nominations opens on Dec. 2nd. 

Awards


The Chris A. Calhoun Water Rescue Education Award

Acknowledges individual instructors who have utilized the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commissions Water Rescue Program in providing outstanding leadership, dedication, and a passion to teach and inspire students over the course of the past calendar year.


The Steven M. Ketterer Water Rescue Excellence Award
Acknowledges individuals who have utilized the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission’s Water Rescue Program in real life rescue operations.  This individual goes above and beyond the call of duty to save lives.  This could be in one rescue operation or several over the course of the past calendar year.


The Daniel G. Martin Water Rescue Team Excellence Award
Acknowledges teams who have utilized the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission’s Water Rescue Program in real life rescue operations.  These teams go above and beyond the call of duty to save lives.  This could be in one rescue operation or several over the course of the past calendar year.


PFBC's Heroes of Water Rescue
Recognizes the contributions made to the Commonwealth by individuals who make a significant, lasting and continuous impact in the field of water rescue as a result of the guidelines established by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s Water Rescue Program.


Click on the link below to open and save or print the award guidelines and awards application for the Calhoun, Ketterer, and Martin awards.



Award Documents

Chris A Calhoun Water Rescue Education Award Overview
Daniel G Martin Water Rescue Team Excellence Award Overview
Steven M Ketterer Water Rescue Excellence Award Overview
Awards Application - For All Awards