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National ACO Scholarships 2018

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 2018/2019 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 13, 2018.

Support a family affected by the CA wild fires

One of our fellow officers and shipmates, along with his family, has had to evacuate his home due to the Santa Rosa wild fires. The extent of the damage is not yet known, but is likely to be severe. If you would like to learn more and support the family during this crisis, please click here. (Login required.)

Dues Drive 2017!

The 2017 NOFA Dues Drive is underway! Please take a moment to login and update your directory listing, pay your 2017 dues, and donate to the ACO Scholarship Fund. We appreciate your spreading the word – pass it on to another commissioned officer and help us keep the NOFA/ACO Directory up to date!

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2017 ACO Scholarship Awards

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2017 National ACO Scholarships! Each of the following award winners received a scholarship grant to support their undergraduate education:

Russell Blackwell
Dakota Brakob
Leland Wood

National ACO Scholarships 2017

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 2017/2018 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 Saturday, April 15, 2017.

In Memoriam

The NOFA community was saddened to hear of the passing of LCDR Greg Schweitzer on November 22, 2016. NOFA will be contributing $500 to his memorial fund to support the education of his four children. If you would like to make a personal donation, memorials in Greg’s name may be sent to:
Community Family Church
11875 Taylor Mill Rd.
Independence, KY 41051
More details and an obituary may be found here.

2016 Dues Drive Is Underway!

Please take a moment to login and update your directory listing, pay your 2016 dues, and donate to the ACO Scholarship Fund. We appreciate your spreading the word – pass it on to another commissioned officer and help us keep the NOFA/ACO Directory up to date!

If you have a problem logging in, please contact us.

National ACO Scholarship Application 2014

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!

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!