The Shohrat Order is given to the citizens of Republic of Azerbaijan, foreign nationals and non-citizens for the following services:
special contributions to the economic, scientific, socio and cultural development;
special contributions to establishing and strengthening of peace and friendships among and development of cooperation between peoples;
services yielding extraordinary and professional results in the industrial, transportation, communications, construction fields as well as in other spheres of economic activity;
special contributions in science, education and health sector.