Call For Linguist Of The Year (LOY), Language Professional Of The Year (LPOY), and Command Language Program Of The Year (CLPOY) Nominations
Nomination procedures are outlined for command language program in OPNAV Instruction 1650.31 and 1650.32 for language professional and linguist awards. These can be found under “Governing Policies” on this site and on the Department of the Navy Issuances page: https://www.secnav.navy.mil/doni/directives
This year's essay topic for LPOY and LOY nominees is: "Describe a strategy to train and sustain military language professionals in your organization to a proficiency level of 3/3 or higher within the first ten years of their career."
This essay should be no more than five double-spaced, typewritten pages (11 point Arial font) and should not include references or footnotes.
Deadline to submit nomination packages to OPNAV/N13F is 31 March 2020. Packages can be emailed to ALTN_N13F1@navy.mil. Questions may be directed to CTICM Dave Gutierrez at (703) 604-5519 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Navy Strategic Language List and Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus List
The Navy Strategic Language List (SLL) and Foreign Language Proficiency Bonus (FLPB) list have been signed and approved for release. To request copies, email us at (ALTN_N13F1@navy.mil) via your official (.mil or .gov) email address and digitally sign your email.
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