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.


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!

NOFA Newport First Annual Photo Contest

Posted August 12th, 2013. Filed under Newport News.

NOFA Newport is accepting photos from all NOAA MOC-P employees, officers and ship personnel assigned to MOC-P for our calendar contest. Photos can be submitted to newportnofa -at- gmail -dot- com now through September 15th, 2013.  Calendars will ready for sale in November.  For more details, click here.