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MIWG Encampment

8-15 July 2023
Alpena CRTC


Application window is now open for all cadet and senior staff positions

All applications for cadet staff are due by February 17, and senior staff due February 24


Cadet Staff

Please have a resume, letter of intent, and CAPF 60-81 (with squadron commander's signature) written up and submit to the encampment email at miwgencampmentreg@gmail.com no later than February 17. See Related Documents on the right to find CAPF 60-81 and position descriptions/requirements.


Basic Encampment: Required of cadets in order to achieve the Billy Mitchell Award, the basic encampment provides the following:
Air Force Fundamentals (Structure & Mission of the USAF, Aerospace Power, Aerospace Heritage)
Civil Air Patrol Fundamentals (Emergency Services, Aerospace Education, Cadet Program)
Leadership and the Cadet Ethic (Character Development, Physical Fitness, Drill & Ceremonies, Creative Thinking)
Aerospace Career Exploration (Career Opportunities, Career Requirements, and Counseling). 

In addition to the nationally mandated curriculum, the basic encampment offers such activities as powered and glider orientation flights, demonstrations of the base security forces and fire department, tours of the other base facilities, and physical fitness. 

Cadets must achieve the Curry Achievement prior to attending the basic encampment.  This must be recorded in e-Services prior to arrival at Encampment.

See document links on right column of this page for required forms, packing list, and details for drop off, pick up, and graduation.


Senior Staff

We are seeking support to fill the following positions:

O-Flight Operations Staff
Asst Chaplain
Character Development Instructor (CDI)
Training Officers (TAC officers)
Communications Officer

Asst Administrative Officer
Asst Transportation Officers
Asst Logistics Officer

Requirements include being a member in good standing, with level I and CPPT completed.

Please send your Letter of Intent and Resumé to the following email: miwgencampmentreg@gmail.com , no later than February 24. From there, we will schedule an interview date/time with you.


2023 Encampment Command Team

Commander: Lt Col Eric Scott  
Vice Commander: Capt Adrian Hockin  
Chief of Staff: Maj Michelle Neuville  
Commandant of Cadets: Maj Ashley Thornton-Murdock  
Cadet Commander: C/Maj Gabrielle Orme  


Historical Information

Past Encampment Photos http://miwg.smugmug.com/SummerEncampment


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