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SUBJ/FY-17 NURSE CORPS MEDICAL ENLISTED COMMISSIONING PROGRAM SELECTION
AMPN/REFERENCE A IS OPNAVINST 1420.1B, ENLISTED TO OFFICER COMMISSIONING
PROGRAMS APPLICATION ADMINISTRATIVE MANUAL.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN solicits applications for the FY-17 Nurse Corps
Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program (MECP) Selection Board. The FY-17 MECP
selection board will convene in November 2016. All applications must be
postmarked by 15 September 2016. MECP provides a path for active-duty and
Full-Time Support (FTS) 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 Nurse Corps.
Reservists in a FTS status are eligible; reservists in any status other than
FTS are not eligible.
2. Applications must be postmarked no later than 15 September 2016 and
Navy Medicine Professional Development Center
8955 Wood Road
Bldg 1 16TH Floor, Rms 16141, 16148
Bethesda, MD 20889-5628
Additional or amplifying documents must be received no later than 3 October
2016. Incomplete packages will not be reviewed by the board.
3. Reference (a) provides application procedures and requirements. Chapters
1, 2, and 5 should be read in their entirety. Additional application
information can be found at:
must not have reached their 42nd birthday by the time of initial commission.
Age waivers will not be granted. A MARADMIN will outline conditional release
procedures for active-duty Marines who are selected to participate in the
4. Points of contact are:
a. Ms. Kemp, Navy Medical Professional Development Center, Code O3C HMDT
at (301) 319-4520/DSN 285, or via e-mail at beverly.d.kemp.civ(at)mail.mil.
b. HM2 Polage at (301) 295-0925/DSN 285 or via e-mail at
5. This message is canceled for record purposes on 30 September 2017.
6. Released by Vice Admiral W. F. Moran, N1.//