The highest honor awarded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky is that of Kentucky Colonel. Our Colonels are Kentucky's ambassadors of good will and fellowship around the world.
Commissions as Kentucky Colonels are presented for contributions to the community, state or nation, and for special achievements of all kinds. If you would like to nominate someone to receive a commission as a Kentucky Colonel, please click on the link below to fill out a nomination form.
Nominate a Candidate for Kentucky Colonel