Chief of Naval Personnel Story Archive
The Navy announced changes to Tuition Assistance (TA) program May 21 in NAVADMIN 127/18, lifting the fiscal year limit of 16 semester hours (or equivalent) and allowing Sailors to use TA up to the Department of Defense's (DOD) fiscal year funding cap of $4,500, effective June 1, 2018.
The Navy updated the Selective Reenlistment Bonus (SRB) award plan for active component (AC) and full time support (FTS) Sailors in NAVADMIN 119/18 released May 14.
The Navy updated the Professional Apprenticeship Career Track (PACT) program policy in NAVADMIN 118/18, released May 14.
The NAVADMIN announced comprehensive policy and process changes to the enlisted PACT program outlined in Military Personnel Manual (MILPERSMAN) 1306-611.
Effective immediately, to minimize the disruption to the education of school-aged children and increase family stability, Navy has revised the delayed dependent travel policy for Sailors who are undergoing a permanent change of station (PCS) and have school-aged dependents.
The Navy announced the release of its official physical fitness assessment (PFA) mobile application, May 8.
The Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility (NCTRF) conducted a fit evaluation of women's uniform slacks and skirts at Naval Support Facility Arlington, April 25-26.
To improve readiness and reduce turnover of FDNF sea duty units, the Navy announced May 1, that effective immediately, incoming first-term enlisted Sailors assigned to sea duty billets in Japan, Guam and Spain will be assigned to longer tour lengths in NAVADMIN 107/18.
Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) Vice Adm. Robert Burke highlighted principles of command and Sailor engagement as a means to increase retention in a growing fleet in NAVADMIN 100/18, released April 23.
Children play a vital role in the success of Navy families. Sailors and civilians assigned to the Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) staff are recognizing the contributions of children this April during Month of the Military Child.
The Chief of Naval Personnel Vice Adm. Robert Burke and Fleet Master Chief (FLTCM) Russell Smith visited Sailors attached to Navy Talent Acquisition Group (NTAG) Northern Plains, Navy Recruiting Station Bellevue, April 14.
Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) Vice Adm. Robert Burke delivered a call to action to Navy leaders to increase retention in a growing fleet in NAVADMIN 095/18, released April 16.
Chief of Naval Personnel Vice Adm. Robert Burke participated in a manpower panel as part of the 2018 Sea-Air-Space exposition in Oxon Hill, Maryland, Apr. 10.
The Navy announced April 11 in NAVADMIN 091/18 that the April deadline for enlisted women applying to convert to submarine force ratings would be extended to June 1.
April is Alcohol Awareness Month, a national observance promoting ways to maintain healthy drinking habits. Navy Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention's (NADAP) Keep What You've Earned Campaign has resources to help Sailors take proactive steps to drink responsibly.
The Navy has announced the selection of five outstanding Sailors from more than 100 nominees as the CAPT Joy Bright Hancock and Master Chief Anna Der-Vartanian Leadership Award winners.