The Warriors who compete in this year’s events at local levels and the Department of Army Best Warrior Competition represent a broad spectrum of the men and women from across the Army and hometowns across America. Each has answered the Nation’s call for selfless service and sacrifice. They are standard bearers of the Army Profession.

Warriors competing for the title Soldier of the Year include the ranks of private through specialist. Warriors competing for the title Noncommissioned Officer of the Year include ranks corporal through sergeant first class. All Army active duty, National Guard and Reserve Soldiers are eligible to compete.

Command-level competitions are currently underway and will continue through mid-September. The winners of these competitions will be posted below as they are submitted for the DA-level competition.