For highly meritorious service or achievement in science, the arts, literature, sports, civic duties or any other endeavour worthy of national recognition.
(Number of Awards available: 4)
- Mr. Mitchinson Henderson BecklesFor his contribution to the development of Civil Aviation in Barbados.
- Mr. Richard Anthony BestFor his meritorious service in Journalism.
- Mr. Haresh Nathurmal Thani, MBBS, FRCSIn recognition of his contribution to Emergency Medicine.
- Mr. Robert Charles David Tibbits, BSc. (Hons.), FCA, JPIn recognition of his contribution to the Accounting and Financial Sectors.