FY-21 NAVY ACTIVE-DUTY AND RESERVE E9, E8 AND E7 SELECTION BOARD MEMBERSHIP NOMINATIONS (CORRECTED COPY):
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RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the solicitation of enlisted selection board
participants for the FY-21 Navy Active-Duty and Reserve Master Chief, Senior
Chief and Chief Petty Officer Selection Boards. The experience gained from
exposure to the selection board process is beneficial to all senior enlisted
leaders. Every master chief petty officer, not otherwise restricted from
participating in an enlisted selection board, is strongly encouraged to serve
as a member on an FY-21 enlisted selection board. In order to ensure our
board membership requirements are met, immediate superior in command
(ISIC) and/or type commander leadership is encouraged to seek out the best
board member candidates within your purview and direct them to submit
applications for the FY-21 enlisted selection boards.
2. FY-21 enlisted board schedule (recorders report one week early for
Reserve/FTS E9/E8 (combined) - 2 through 13 March 2020 Active-Duty E9 - 30
March through 10 April 2020 Active-Duty E8 - 20 April through 8 May 2020
Reserve/FTS E7 - 18 May through 5 June 2020 Active-Duty E7 - 22 June through
17 July 2020
3. Due dates for member and recorder applications to be received by
Reserve/FTS E9/E8 (combined) - 9 December 2019 Active-Duty E9 - 16 December
2019 Active-Duty E8 - 13 January 2020 Reserve/FTS E7 - 10 February 2020
Active-Duty E7 - 16 March 2020
4. Prior to submitting an application, review reference (a) using the
appropriate link below:
5. In addition to membership criteria contained in reference (a) and on the
application form (NAVPERS 1400/2), the following also applies to selection
a. Must not have a relative or personal relationship defined in
reference (a) serving on the same board in any capacity.
b. All Navy relatives (active-duty or reserve) must be listed on the
application form along with their rank/rate, even if not board eligible.
c. Must not have been a member of the same board in the previous year.
d. Must not be the subject of an investigation of any kind.
e. If under care for any severe medical issues, shall consult with a
treating physician regarding the possibility of travel in the time frame
indicated. This is not a requirement for endorsement of the request by a
6. Additional information pertaining to selection board membership:
a. Frocked master chiefs may participate as selection board members and
are encouraged to apply.
b. In select circumstances, Navy Personnel Command (NPC) may provide
permanent change of station (PCS) order modifications if an applicant with
PCS orders is selected to serve on an enlisted selection board. Selected
board members should contact LCDR Joseph A. Gueary at (901)874-4162/DSN 882
or via e-mail at pers- email@example.com, if this applies. Do not contact
your detailer directly as they may be eligible before the board.
c. Sailors desiring to sit on a selection board who are attached to
deployed units will not normally be approved. In rare circumstances and
driven by needs of the board, concurrence on the application from a fleet
master chief (FLTCM) is required.
Applicants who PCS to a deployable unit after having submitted an application
should notify PERS-805. If the unit is due to deploy during or close to the
board date, applicants should request that their application be pulled.
d. Active and reserve component master chiefs are encouraged to apply
for any of the above boards. There are no restrictions preventing a Sailor
of one component from serving on a board of the other.
e. Senior chief petty officers and chief petty officers (to include
frocked) may serve as recorders on any of the above boards for which they are
f. Senior chief petty officers may apply to be a board member on only E7
g. Petty officers (E6 and below) may not serve on the boards in any
h. Recorders must be stationed inside the continental United States, no
7. The application form (NAVPERS 1400/2) can be downloaded from MyNavy
Portal by using the appropriate link below:
8. The signed application must be endorsed by the members commanding officer
(CO) and forwarded directly to their cognizant force master
chief(FORCM)/FLTCM. The FORCM/FLTCM will forward endorsed applications to
PERS-805 via e-mail at pers- firstname.lastname@example.org or will return the endorsed
applications to the member for submission. In circumstances where the
applicant is assigned to a joint command or otherwise does not have a
FORCM/FLTCM, the application should be sent to PERS-805 by the commands
senior enlisted leader (SEL), provided the SEL is not eligible for
advancement on the board for which the applicant is submitting. If you are
unsure of your circumstance, please contact PERS-805.
9. Do not use request chits and do not forward applications through your
commands administrative support personnel, including those of the command
master chief (CMC), CO or those of your FORCM/FLTCM.
This will compromise board membership and invalidate your application.
Applications go directly to the CMC. Forms received from or routed through,
individuals other than the applicant or the FORCM/FLTCM, except as specified
in paragraph 7 above, will not be considered.
10. Board membership will be held in the strictest confidence.
Once an application is submitted, a policy of non-disclosure has been ordered
by Deputy Chief of Navy Personnel (DCNP). Do not discuss applications or
selection, if chosen to serve on a board, with anyone other than the CO,
reporting senior, CMC, chief of the boat, cognizant FORCM/FLTCM or board
support personnel at NPC. It is appropriate for a CMC to be told by a member
in the command of that members board service. However, the CMC may not
disclose their own service on a board to anyone other than the CO or next
echelon ISIC. Failure to adhere to this policy is a direct violation of the
Uniform Code of Military Justice and will result in removal from the board
and possible administrative or disciplinary action by DCNP.
11. Careful consideration should be given to a nominees application and
availability to serve as a selection board member.
CO concurrence is required. Do not recommend personnel who are under an
investigation of any kind or those with severe medical issues. If the CO
initiates or becomes aware of an investigation after the initial nomination
is submitted, notify the points of contact below immediately. COs, CMCs and
applicants should understand that once selected, the member is under official
orders to the board and requests for removal from board duties will not be
granted except in extreme cases as specified in reference (a).
12. Points of contact:
a. Mr. Donald Marshall at (901) 874-3223/DSN 882
b. LCDR Joseph Gueary at (901) 874-4162/DSN 882
13. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//