The Spirit Award is one of the highest honors obtainable at the Disney Company. Nominations are by fellow cast members. It is a round gold matte pin with high polish finish Mickey Mouse head with the words "The Disney Spirit" Only 1% of cast members receive this pin. This is an award that is given out within the Disney Stores. Award basis is: The recipient of the Disney Spirit Award is someone who fellow CM's feel consistently typifies the Disney Spirit. This CM is considered a role model through the expression of such qualities as dedication, enthusiasm, stability, cheerfulness, motivation, courtesy, reliability, responsibility, dependability, discipline, unselfishness, and consideration. In addition the CM nominated must maintain satsifactory job performance - and must be verified by their DM This pin measures just 3/4" in diameter, and has “© DISNEY” stamped on the back.