2021 ANNUAL DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AWARD CALL FOR NOMINATIONS:
R 131511Z JUL 21 MID600050794762U
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/NAVADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/N2N6/JUL//
SUBJ/2021 ANNUAL DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AWARD CALL
AMPN/REF A IS THE 2021 DOD CIO AWARDS PROGRAM GUIDANCE.// POC/WENCE/CIV/OPNAV
N2N6D/EMAIL: email@example.com/PHONE: 571-256-8513//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the call for nominations for the 2021
Department of Defense (DoD) Chief Information Officer (CIO) Awards Program
that recognizes individuals and teams for exceptional achievements in DoD
Information Technology (IT) and Digital Modernization, focused in the
following capabilities: Cybersecurity; Command, Control and Communications
(C3); Artificial Intelligence (AI); Software Modernization; Cloud Computing;
Data; Cyberspace Workforce; Electronic Records Management; Section
508/Accessibility to Information and Communication Technology; and
Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT).
2. The eligibility period is July 2020 to June 2021.
3. Active duty service members (officers and enlisted) in the grade O-6 and
below or DoD civilians GS-15 and below are eligible. Contractors may be
recognized as part of a team, if led by military or DoD civilian.
4. Submission requirements are outlined in reference (a), located online at
_20210421.pdf. Nomination packages must be unclassified and submitted to Ms.
Michele Boswell at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 1 August 2021
for processing. Nominations received after 1 August 2021 will not be
considered, and those submitted directly to DoD CIO will be rejected. Ensure
you use bullet format and have input for each criteria element listed in
reference (a); N/A is not acceptable.
5. Released by VADM Jeffrey E. Trussler, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations
for Information Warfare, OPNAV N2N6.//