The Indiana Recruiting Ribbon is officially hallmarked by the U.S. Institute of Heraldry state ribbon. This ribbon honors those who have served in the Indiana National Guard who carried out qualified service duties in the recruiting field. To be able to receive this award an individual must complete three months of consecutive service and Air National Guard members must meet or pass 115 percent of recruiting assignments in a single year. This national guard ribbon was authorized on January 2nd, 1997. This ribbon comes in a color pattern of blue (¼), white (⅛), and red (⅝). Indiana Recruiting Ribbons are made with the highest government standards and are US Military approved. All ribbons of the US Military are made in the USA. Ribbons are unmounted and do not come with a holding bar. To purchase this ribbon for yourself or a family member's shadow box, or display case, we require a DD-214 or other valid proof that this medal was honorably awarded.