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What does VA stand for?

VA stands for Valor Award (Australian police award)

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Although the county's fire district says it will present Adair with its Valor Award, it is clear that an award was not her motivation for helping.
Wise of Worcester, has received the Army Commendation Medal with Valor award for valorous achievement.
This comprehensive review of military awards is expected to continue over the next six to eight months and will involve but not be limited to the following: * Honor and valor awards with particular focus on clarity of criteria and processes * The "V" device and the Purple Heart medals in eliminating disparate qualification criteria among the military services * Expeditionary medals in regard to how the theater of operations is defined * Iraqi and Afghanistan campaign medals with regard to subsequent awards of these campaign medals, with a goal of appropriately recognizing service over multiple tours in those theatres of operations.
Hughes, who rammed the suspect's stolen car and then shot him once in the chest as he tried to flee, received the Eugene Police Department's Distinguished Service with Valor award.
Rethink your incentive programs; maybe you should give a few special valor awards.