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Instructions will be capable of meritoriously advance Sailors this fall between Sept. 1 and Oct. 15 because the Navy introduced 2022’s Meritorious Development Program (MAP) season two in NAVADMIN 174/22, Aug. 2.

The intent of MAP is to pick out essentially the most certified Sailors to advance to the subsequent paygrade exterior of the development cycles. 

Deckplate leaders observing Sailors every day know them greatest. By way of MAP, the Navy offers these leaders a voice within the development course of by permitting instructions to maneuver up their most deserving Sailors twice annually forward of the Navy’s semi-annual development cycles.

“The 2-season framework aligns MAP with the NWAE to make sure any unused MAP quotas are included within the NWAE cycle, and to emphasise the intent of MAP to pick out and reward prime performing Sailors,” Rear Admiral James Waters wrote within the message.

“MAP will account for roughly 20 p.c of whole developments throughout CY22, with roughly half of the obtainable MAP quotas allotted for every of two MAP seasons.”

For perspective, that is up from 2.5 p.c of whole developments within the outdated Command Development Program (CAP), earlier than it was transitioned to MAP in the course of the summer time of 2015.

Requesting quotas for the managed charges is printed throughout the NAVADMIN. Unused MAP quotas will then issue into these obtainable for the autumn NWAE cycle.

Forward of the appliance window, the Navy will launch this season’s quotas by unit identification code within the Navy Customary Built-in Personnel System (NSIPS) on Aug. 25.

To forestall over-manning, MAP development to the AO3 and RS3 charges will probably be managed. Meritorious developments in these charges are nonetheless attainable, however approval is thru a separate course of.

MAP developments will not be licensed to the energetic element charges of ABH2, ABF2, GSM2 and CS2. As an alternative, these charges have new development alternatives obtainable throughout the Detailing Market Task Coverage (DMAP) beneath the Command Advance to Place (CA2P) program. 

MAP Quotas by Unit Identification Code, together with instance types and steadily requested questions, can be found on MyNavy Portal: https://www.mnp.navy.mil/group/advancement-and-promotion/a-enlisted-advancement-resources-and-links. As soon as on the positioning, choose the “Web sites” tab within the blue banner after which choose the MAP homepage.  

The popular means for instructions to request all MAP developments is thru NSIPS.  

These with out entry to NSIPS should submit their Meritorious Certification Letters (MCLs) by e-mail by way of their chain of command throughout the identical time frames. 

One reminder for instructions is that Sailors being meritoriously superior should have accomplished their required Skilled Army Data Eligibility Examination (PMK-EE) earlier than the primary day of the MAP season.

Full particulars and factors of contact can be found within the NAVADMIN.

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