The LDO/CWO In-service Procurement Board is conducted once a year by PERS-803, in January. Applications must be postmarked no later than 1 October 2014.
FY-16 LDO/CWO Board NAVADMINs have been released:
Active Duty - NAVADMIN 140/14 Reserves - NAVADMIN 141/14
CHANGE NOTICE TO OPNAVINST 1420.1B - NAVADMIN 281/12.
Command FY-16 LDO/CWO Checklist is available in the "Application Help" box to assist with package preparation. Commands and applicants are highly encouraged to use this checklist to ensure all eligibility criteria is met and the application is complete prior to submission. There is a column for commands to annotate the review. It may be stapled to the inside of the folder (left side).
NOTE: Interviewer's Appraisal Sheet- NAVCRUIT 1131/5 (Rev 02-2014) will be the only form accepted for the FY16 board.
There are specific guidelines for application. Please consult OPNAVINST 1420.1B (Chapters 7 and 2, Appendix F) concerning general application procedures for the programs. **This is a large .pdf file and may take time to load.
Reservists interested in the Reserve LDO/CWO program should contact PERS-92 (901) 874-3291/DSN: 882.