SPRING FY-21 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION BOARD:
R 192230Z JAN 21 MID200000566187U
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
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SUBJ/SPRING FY-21 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION
NARR/REF A IS MILPERSMAN 1001-020, FULL-TIME SUPPORT (FTS) OF THE NAVY
RESERVE OFFICER PROGRAM. REF B IS MILPERSMAN 1301-213, OFFICER SPECIAL
ASSIGNMENTS - RESERVE FLEET LOGISTICS SUPPORT SQUADRON (VR).
REF C IS MILPERSMAN 1321-100, ORDERS FOR OFFICER SPECIAL PROGRAMS.
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the convening of the Spring Fiscal Year (FY)
2021 FTS Officer Transfer and Redesignation Board on 12 March 2021.
Applications from qualified Active Component (AC) and Selected Reserve
(SELRES) officers will be considered by this board.
In line with reference (a), this board will also accept applications from FTS
officers requesting redesignation into another FTS officer community.
2. Application requirements and procedures can be found via MyNavy Portal at
https://www.mnp.navy.mil/group/career-planning and selecting the Full Time
Support Redesignation link. Complete applications with associated enclosures
and the applicant information document must be received no later than 2359
(CST) on 25 February 2021.
a. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements outlined in
reference (a) and the Spring FY-21 FTS eligibility criteria document.
b. Specific eligibility requirements are described for each designator
and aviation community. General eligibility criteria include projected
rotation date (PRD), minimum service requirement (MSR), year group (YG) and
aviation bonus (AvB) contracts. Officers who do not meet the eligibility
requirements will need to have a waiver approved by BUPERS-35, Head Reserve
Officer Community Manager (OCM).
(1) PRD. Applicants should have a PRD no later than 30 September
2022. Waiver requests will need to be endorsed by your Commanding Officer
with your application.
(2) MSR. AC applicants should have completed their MSR prior to 30
September 2022. Waiver requests (no additional documentation required by the
applicant) will be considered on a case-by-case basis by your AC OCM.
(3) YG. All AC applicants are subject to AC OCM manning needs. All
applicants are subject to FTS OCM manning needs. No action is required by
(4) AvB. Aviation officers with obligated service as a result of AvB
are eligible to apply if the officer will be within 12 months of completing
AvB obligation or department head tour at the time the board convenes.
Redesignation immediately following a department head tour may result in
cancellation of AvB, which will be adjudicated by Aviation Officer
(5) Failure of Selection (FOS). AC officers in a 2x FOS status for
promotion to Lieutenant Commander are eligible to apply for FTS regardless of
MSR and AvB contract term; a waiver request is not required.
c. All AC applications will be routed by the FTS OCM through the
applicable AC OCM for community release prior to applications being sent to
the board. Applicants that are not released by the AC OCM will not be
eligible for the board. AC officers with a resignation submitted or
Lieutenants in a 2x FOS status are eligible to apply and do not require AC
d. Limited Duty Officers are eligible for the FTS program and must
possess a four-year baccalaureate degree.
4. Officers applying for multiple aviation platforms will be selected based
on qualifications and Navy mission requirements.
5. AC officers will incur a minimum two-year FTS obligation if selected. In
line with references (b) and (c), aviators selected for the VR community will
incur a three-year FTS obligation. All SELRES officers will incur a three-
year FTS obligation regardless of community. All FTS obligations will begin
on the date a Service Member redesignates as an FTS officer, unless otherwise
stated in reference (c).
6. Upon approval of the board proceedings, the results of the board will be
posted on the FTS redesignation board website. Applicants can expect to see
the results posted within 30 days of board adjournment. Within two weeks of
the board results being posted, selectees will receive an acceptance package
and will have 10 days upon receipt to accept or decline FTS
7. Points of contact are CDR Christopher Labissiere, Affiliation and
Redesignation (PERS-92), at (901) 874-4512/DSN 882 or via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or PS1 Paula Ross, PERS-92, at
(901) 874-4599/DSN 882 or via email at email@example.com.
8. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled,
whichever occurs first.
9. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//