ACADEMIC YEAR 2023 NURSE CORPS MEDICAL ENLISTED COMMISSIONING PROGRAM SELECTION BOARD:
R 191255Z APR 22 MID200001681645U
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N1/APR//
SUBJ/ACADEMIC YEAR 2023 NURSE CORPS MEDICAL ENLISTED COMMISSIONING
PROGRAM SELECTION BOARD//
AMPN/REF A IS OPNAVINST 1420.1B, ENLISTED TO OFFICER COMMISSIONING
PROGRAMS APPLICATION ADMINISTRATIVE MANUAL.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN solicits applications for the Academic Year
(AY) 2023 Nurse Corps Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program (NC
MECP) selection board. The AY-23 NC MECP selection board will
convene in the Fall of 2022. NC MECP provides a path for Active
Duty (AD) and Training and Administration of Reserve (TAR) enlisted
Sailors and Marines in any rating or military occupational specialty
who already have some college credit to obtain a baccalaureate
degree in nursing and a commission in the NC. Reserve component
enlisted Sailors in any status other than TAR are not eligible.
2. Applications must be postmarked by 1 September 2022 and mailed
Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Center
8955 Wood Road
Bldg 1 16TH Floor Rooms 16141 16148
Bethesda MD 20889-5611
Any additional required documentation, that was not yet available
for the original application package, must be received no later than
15 September 2022. Incomplete packages will not be reviewed by the
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-23 NC MECP selection board.
a. Applicants assigned to a nuclear training command or who
hold a nuclear Navy enlisted classification and are applying for the
AY-23 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 (NAVPERS 1306/7) form to
the Nuclear Propulsion Program Management Office (OPNAV N133) via
b. Applicants not assigned to nuclear programs must submit a
NAVPERS 1306/7 to their enlisted community manager to obtain the
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 D. Kemp, Navy Medicine
Professional Development Center (Code 03C HMDT), who can be reached
at (301) 319-4520/DSN 285 or via e-mail at
7. This NAVADMIN will remain in effect until superseded or 30
September 2023, whichever occurs first.
8. Released by Vice Admiral John B. Nowell, Jr, N1.//