Welcome to NOFA

Welcome to the NOAA OFFICERS’ FAMILY ASSOCIATION (NOFA) website! NOFA members are active duty and retired NOAA Corps Officers and their families. Corps Officers are an integral part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). New members click here.


ACO/NOFA Summer Picnic!

Posted July 29th, 2014. Filed under DC News.

DC-area folks: come join us for a summer picnic! The DC ACO and NOFA are inviting you to a family-friendly afternoon of swimming, games, food, and good cheer at CAPT Shep Smith’s farm in Great Falls on Aug 9th. For details and to RSVP, please message Amy Crocker using the Contact page. Hope to see you there!

National ACO Scholarship Application 2014

Posted December 11th, 2013. Filed under General.

The Executive Committee of National ACO Scholarships, Inc. has issued its annual call to high school seniors and college undergrads for applications for scholarship awards for the 2014/2015 academic year.  The two-page application form is available here.  Application forms may also be obtained by contacting Secretary/Treasurer Captain Dave Peterson, NOAA (Ret), by phone (301-921-6357) or email (kmpdhp -at- comcast -dot- net).  Complete application packages should be sent to the corporation’s post office address (on the application form) and should be postmarked no later than Friday, April 15, 2014.

Design a NOAA Corps T-shirt!

Posted October 24th, 2013. Filed under General.

The NOAA Corps ACO is holding a T-shirt design contest. Check out this flyer for details and get out your sketchpad!

Note: The deadline has been extended to Nov 15th.

Thank you NOFA Newport!

Posted October 9th, 2013. Filed under General.

2013 Dues

Posted September 11th, 2013. Filed under General.

Our 2013 Dues drive is in full swing. Login now and contribute! Thank you for your continued support of NOFA and the ACO Scholarship Fund!