​​​National Blue Beret


A CIVIL AIR PATROL National Cadet Special Activity

THE ALTERNATE 'SHORT LIST"

All Applicants will show ALTERNATE until Primary slotting occurs 1 March. Applicants not slotted remain an Alternate. As additional slots open, selections are made from the "Short List". 


About the "Short List":

  • You MUST respond to the "Alternate Information" email indicating you are still available and interested in attending.
  • Use the form provided in the email link. Submitting the form multiple times slows the process. Only resubmit if there is a change in you availability.
  • You MUST have all the required qualifications complete to move up the list we select from. The sooner you get them done, the faster you'll move up the list. 
  • Priority is also given to:
    • the date you finished your quals and the timestamp on the response form.
    • cadets on previous years wait list that have not yet attended. Indicated with an *
  • Check your SPAM and Promotions folders if you haven't gotten the email.
  • Please remember, this information is updated manually. BE PATIENT!  
  • ***NOTE RETURNING BERETS FOR STAFF ARE NOT PUBLISHED ON THE SHORT LIST
  • email admin@nbb.cap.gov if you have questions ;)