ACADEMIC YEAR 2021 NURSE CORPS MEDICAL ENLISTED COMMISSIONING PROGRAM SELECTION BOARD:
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SUBJ/ACADEMIC YEAR 2021 NURSE CORPS MEDICAL ENLISTED COMMISSIONING PROGRAM
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APPLICATION ADMINISTRATIVE MANUAL.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the solicitation of applications for the
Academic Year (AY) 2021 Nurse Corps Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program
(NC MECP) Selection Board. The AY-21 NC MECP Selection Board will convene
fall of 2020. NC MECP provides a path for Active-Duty (AD) and Full-Time
Support (FTS) enlisted Sailors and Marines in any rating or military
occupational specialty who already have college credits, to obtain a
baccalaureate degree in nursing, and a commission in the Nurse Corps.
Reservists in any status other than FTS are not eligible.
2. Applications must be postmarked by 1 September 2020 and mailed to
Navy Medicine Professional Development Center
8955 Wood Road Bldg 1 16TH Floor Rms 16141 16148
Bethesda MD 20889-5628
Any additional required documentation, that was not yet available for the
original application package, must be received no later than
15 September 2020. Incomplete packages will not be reviewed by the board.
3. Reference (a), chapters 1, 2 and 5 provide application procedures and
requirements, which should be read in their entirety.
Additional application information can be found via MyNavy Portal
(MNP) at https://www.mnp.navy.mil/group/career-planning/commissioning-
programs on the NC MECP link. Applicants must not have reached their 42nd
birthday by the time of initial commission. Age waivers will not be granted.
A Marine administrative message will outline conditional release procedures
for AD Marines who are selected to participate in the program.
4. Amplifying information for the AY-21 NC MECP Selection Board.
a. Applicants assigned to a nuclear training command or who hold a
nuclear Navy enlisted classification code (335X, 336X, 338X,
339X) and are applying for the AY-21 NC MECP Selection Board must obtain
conditional release from nuclear-field duty prior to submitting their
application for consideration. To obtain a conditional release, an applicant
must submit an Enlisted Personnel Action Request form to the Officer and
Enlisted Nuclear Program Branch via their detailer.
b. For applicants not assigned to nuclear programs listed in
subparagraph 4a, applicants must obtain a conditional release, via their
enlisted community manager prior to submitting their application to be
considered by the AY-21 NC MECP Selection Board.
5. Once approved, selection board results will be released and posted via
MNP at the NC MECP link.
6. Point of contact is Ms. Beverly Kemp, NMPDC Code HMDT, at (301) 319-
4520/DSN 285, or via e-mail at email@example.com.
7. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or 30 September
2021, whichever occurs first.
8. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//