National Order of Jose Matias Delgado
SLV001 Orden Nacional José Matías Delgado
- Order was instituted on 29 August 1946.
- Order is awarded to Salvadoran citizens or foreigners who are distinguished by eminent services to the country through extraordinary civil virtues which are humanitarian, scientific, literary, artistic, political, or military.
- Order is awarded in six classes: Grand Cross with Gold Star, Grand Cross with Silver Star, Grand Officer, Commander, Officer and Knight.
- José Matías Delgado - was a Salvadoran priest and doctor.