Order of Princess Olga
|Order of Princess Olga|
Badge of the First Class of the Order of Princess Olga
|Awarded by Ukraine|
|Awarded for||personal merits of women in state, scientific, educational, cultural and other social areas|
|Established||August 15, 1997|
|First awarded||August 18, 1997 (3rd Class)|
|Next (higher)||Order For Courage|
|Next (lower)||Order of Danylo Halytsky|
Ribbon bar of the First Class of the Order of Princess Olga
The Order of Princess Olga (Ukrainian: Орден княгині Ольги) is a Ukrainian civil decoration, featuring Olga of Kiev and bestowed to women for "personal merits in state, production, scientific, educational, cultural, charity and other spheres of social activities, for upbringing children in families". It was established by Presidential Decree № 827/97 of August 15, 1997 and has three grades (classes), the first being the highest. The 1st grade medal is adorned with four rectangular amethysts and features a gilded ornament with silver parts. The two other grades also feature precious stones.
Medals and ribbons
|First Class||Second Class||Third Class|
- "Decorations". Ministry of Defence of Ukraine. Retrieved 2010-11-28.