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Welcome

This site lists Civil Air Patrol's upcoming Cadet Special Activities (CSAs). It includes national activities and those wing and region activities approved to receive the CSA ribbon. These activities are designed to explore civilian and military aerospace careers, provide flight training, develop leadership, and enhance emergency services skills. Typically, advertisements for activities we plan to offer in Winter are posted here by mid-October, and spring/summer activities are posted by mid-December. A list of past activities is under the "Helpful Links" section of this web page under the title "eServices Event/Activity Preference Numbers."

NCSA Registration Status Updates

*****SUMMER CADET ACTIVITIES--updated 17 Jun 2022
Cancelled
Civic Leadership Academy Cancelled
NHWG NCO Leadership Academy (Spring 2022)
PJOC NM Cancelled 
NER Powered Flight Academy Cancelled

Please note activities that appear as "not scheduled" on NCSAS.com, don’t have confirmed dates, but we are working to host the activity unless noted that the activity has cancelled. Encampment requirement is removed for some activities.  Look at the activity ad page to see if it is required.  EServices Registration & Payment System is OPEN for applications. Applications submitted in eServices through 20 Nov for winter and 15 Jan for summer are considered "On-Time" and are given priority placement into "primary" status. Use this "Apply Online" link to access the application site on eServices. Notifications of winter placements go out by mid to late December. Spring placements are as outlined on their advertisements on this site. Notifications for summer applicants will go out on or about 1 March and as activities fill vacancies after 1 March. Those cadets who remain on alternate lists may be contacted at any time to fill a slot.

Special Filters

Date Category Name Location State Min. Age Cost
24 - 25 Feb 2022 Leadership Virtual- Hosted by US Air Force Academy CO 18 No Cost
04 - 11 Jun 2022 Flight Nacogdoches TX 16 $850.00
07 - 19 Jun 2022 Leadership Maxwell AFB AL 16 $400.00
10 - 25 Jun 2022 Flight Mattoon IL N/A Varies
11 - 18 Jun 2022 Air Force Tyndall AFB FL 15 $375.00
11 - 18 Jun 2022 Air Force Kirtland AFB NM 15 $450.00
11 - 20 Jun 2022 Flight Oshkosh WI 16 $850.00
11 - 18 Jun 2022 Space Force Peterson SFB CO 15 $500.00
13 - 23 Jun 2022 Technology USAFA, Colorado Springs CO N/A Varies
13 - 23 Jun 2022 Air Force USAFA, Colorado Springs CO 14 Varies
16 - 30 Jun 2022 Flight Fremont NE 16 $850.00
16 - 26 Jun 2022 Flight Shawnee OK 16 $850.00
18 - 25 Jun 2022 Air Force Laughlin AFB TX 15 $500.00
18 - 26 Jun 2022 Flight Fredericksburg PA 14 $850.00
19 - 24 Jun 2022 Operations Training Wendover Airfield UT N/A $200.00
21 Jun - 01 Jul 2022 Flight Yoder KS N/A $850.00
26 Jun - 02 Jul 2022 Air Force Hampton Roads VA 14 $350.00
26 Jun - 02 Jul 2022 Technology Middle Tennessee State University TN 15 $395.00
30 Jun - 09 Jul 2022 Flight Wendover Airfield UT 14 $850.00
01 - 10 Jul 2022 Flight Hagerstown MD 16 $850.00
05 - 16 Jul 2022 Flight Price UT 16 $850.00
06 - 17 Jul 2022 Flight Clovis NM 14 $850.00
07 - 14 Jul 2022 Air Force Davis Monthan AFB AZ 15 $475.00
08 - 16 Jul 2022 Air Force Columbus AFB MS 15 $500.00
08 - 16 Jul 2022 Flight Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst NJ 16 $850.00

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