Presidential Order of Meritorious Service

  • Order instituted in 1967.
  • Order awarded for meritorious service.
  • Order in bronze and shall be in the shape of a five-pointed star with a width of one and three quarter inches between the ends of alternate points and with a circular disk in the middle with a diameter of seven eighths of an inch, the obverse consisting, in relief, of the Coat of Arms of Botswana and the reverse having engraved upon it the words "FOR MERITORIOUS SERVICE" and the name of the recipient and the date of the award.
  • Recipient can add the letters P.M.S. after his name.