The award is timed to coincide with the country's 25th anniversary of independence.
Terrorist attacks in June and July traumatised the country.
Authorities want militants to pay the price for their choices.
A splinter group of the IMU is arousing concern in Tajikistan.
Uzbek courts are sending ISIL members to prison.
Concerned citizens are reacting to deadly attacks that shocked the country.
Imams, authorities and civil society are all helping defeat extremist recruitment.
Iran's involvement in the Syria war has prolonged the conflict and inflamed tensions throughout the region, experts say.
The country is seeking to prevent more terrorist attacks like those in June and July.
Youth are becoming more resistant to radicals' sales pitch, officials say.