Competitiveness and being externally oriented. You want to be praised, accepted, and rewarded. Also a symbol for wanting to belong to a certain group— almost always a group made up of men.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Vision: Receiving a medal: you are not aware of it, but you are overly ambitious and arrogant. Giving a medal to someone else: your career will get a boost.
Depth Psychology: Your need for recognition, reward, or authority has become almost pathological; make some drastic changes and do it quickly. Too much pride and ambition will chase away good friends and partners. See Tassel.... Dreamers Dictionary