National Order of Educational Merit
BRA062 Ordem Nacional do Mérito Educativo
- Order instituted by Decree 38162 of 28 October 1955 and modified by Decree 65495 of 5 November 1971.
- Order awarded to domestic and foreign citizens who have contributed exceptional services to the field of education in Brazil.
- Order awarded in five grades: Grand Cross, Grand Officer, Commander, Officer and Knight.