The Society can grant four possible awards.
This award is presented, since 1992, to the best military exhibit entered in the show, by a member of the society, during the MPHS Annual Meeting.
Since 1992, this is presented to a MPHS member in recognition of oustanding service to the society.
This award, established in 1999, is presented to the author of the best article that appeared in the preceding calendar year's issue of the Military Postal History Society Bulletin.
Established in 2008, this award is presented at WSP ( World Series of Philately APS shows) to the best military exhibit where there are three or more military exhibits on display.