FALL FY-20 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION BOARD:
R 091430Z SEP 19
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
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INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC//N1//
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/SEP//
SUBJ/FALL FY-20 FULL-TIME SUPPORT OFFICER TRANSFER AND REDESIGNATION BOARD//
NARR/REF A IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1001-020, FULL-TIME SUPPORT (FTS) OF THE
NAVY RESERVE OFFICER PROGRAM.
REF B IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1301-213, OFFICER SPECIAL ASSIGNMENTS - RESERVE
FLEET LOGISTICS SUPPORT SQUADRON (VR).
REF C IS MILPERSMAN ARTICLE 1321-100, ORDERS FOR OFFICER SPECIAL PROGRAMS.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the convening of the Fall Fiscal Year (FY)
2020 Full-Time Support (FTS) Officer Transfer and Redesignation Board on 29
October 2019. 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 FTS
Redesignation Boards link. Complete applications with associated enclosures
must be received no later than (NLT) 2359 on 30 September 2019.
a. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements outlined in
reference (a) and the Fall FY-20 FTS eligibility criteria document found on
the redesignation website. 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.
(1) PRD. Applicants should have a PRD NLT
30 April 2021. Waiver requests must be endorsed by the commanding officer of
(2) MSR. AC applicants should have completed their MSR prior to 30
April 2021. Waiver requests (no additional paperwork required by the
applicant) will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the AC officer
community manager (OCM).
(3) 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
(4) Failure of Selection (FOS). AC officers in a 2xFOS status for
promotion to LCDR are eligible to apply for FTS regardless of MSR and AvB
contract term, a waiver request is not required.
(5) YG. The tentative YG considerations are indicated below. The
final approved YGs are posted on the FTS OCM webpage along with the remainder
of the application data.
Community/Designator Available YG
FTS SWO (1117/1167) YG-05 to YG-07, YG-09 and junior
FTS SUB (1127) YG-08 and junior
FTS SPECWAR (1137) YG-06 and junior
FTS EOD (1147) YG-06 and junior
FTS AVIATION (1317/1327)
VAQ YG-05 and junior
VFA/C YG-05 and junior
VR YG-05 and junior
VT YG-05 and junior
HSC YG-05 and junior
HSM YG-05 and junior
HM YG-05 and junior
VAW YG-05 and junior
VP/VUP YG-05 and junior
HT YG-05 and junior
FTS HR (1207) YG-05 to YG-07, YG-10 and junior
FTS AMDO (1527) YG-05 to YG-06, YG-08 and junior
FTS SUPPLY (3107) YG-05, YG-09 and junior
b. 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 who are not released by the AC OCM will not be
eligible for the board. AC Officers with a resignation request submitted or
in a 2xFOS status are eligible to apply and do not require AC OCM release.
c. Limited duty officers and chief warrant officers are eligible for the
FTS program. All officers applying to the FTS officer program shall possess
a 4-year baccalaureate degree.
d. Service Members who do not meet all eligibility requirements in line
with reference (a) and the Fall FY-20 FTS eligibility criteria document
posted on the FTS redesignation board website will be pending waiver request
approval by Head Reserve OCM (BUPERS-35) without any applicant action. A PRD
waiver request is the only waiver request that is required, including a
commanding officer endorsement as part of the application.
4. AC officers will incur a minimum 2-year FTS obligation if selected. In
line with references (b) and (c), aviators selected for the Fleet Logistics
Support Squadron (VR) community will incur a 3-year FTS obligation. All
SELRES officers will incur a 3-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).
5. 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 2 weeks of
the board results being posted, selectees will receive an acceptance package
and will have 14 days upon receipt to accept or decline FTS
6. Points of contact are CDR Michael Austin, Affiliation and Redesignation
Branch (PERS-92), at (901) 874-4512/DSN 882, or via e- mail at
firstname.lastname@example.org or YN2 Lorena Santens, PERS-92, at (901) 874-
4599/DSN 882, or via e-mail at email@example.com
7. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or canceled,
whichever occurs first.
8. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//