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NOAA Corps


Thank you for your interest in joining the NOAA Corps! Whether you are interested in joining as a new recruit or as an inter-service transfer, we encourage you to contact the NOAA Corps Recruiting Unit if you have any questions with the application process.

To begin a new application or to update your existing application, please log into the NOAA Corps E-Recruit System.

NOAA Corps Recruiting Unit
NOAA Commissioned Personnel Center
8403 Colesville Road, Suite 500
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (800) 299-6622 (Toll Free)
Fax: (301) 713-4140



  • We are currently accepting applications for BOTC 137, which will begin January 2021. The application deadline for this cycle is June 4, 2020 to receive an interview. Interviews are scheduled only after a candidate's complete application package is received. All interviews must be completed no later than July 3, 2020.
  • NOAA Corps will be holding an Inter-Service Transfer board for qualified aviators only. The board will be held early April 2020. Please contact recruiting with questions or begin the application by following inte link below.

Applicants may begin their application by visiting the online NOAA Corps E-Recruit System.

Recruiting Events

Find us at your local college or university during one of these career fairs:

Spring 2020


Feb. 19 1100-1500 - Oregon State University, Corvalis, OR


Mar. 24 - CANCELLED - Ocean Awareness Week - University of Miami, Miami, FL
Mar. 26 - CANCELLED - City College of New York, New York, NY
Mar. 27 - CANCELLED - Geoscience Department Outreach - Columbia University, Columbia, NY


Apr. 15  - 1100-1500 - PENDING - Savannah State University, Savannah, GA


May 5 - 10 - Sun 'n Fun - Lakeland Airport, Lakeland, FL - PROPOSED NEW DATE


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