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Dec 13, 2021

NPS Student Lieutenant Michael Canavati Receives 2021 Inman Award

Lieutenant Michael Canavati is the recipient of the 2021 Admiral B.R. Inman award for Excellence in Intelligence. This award is presented annually to a U.S. Sea Service officer attending Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in recognition of that student's outstanding contribution…
Sep 13, 2021

September Virtual Speaker Event: 9/11 Panel

In case you missed it, view a recording of our September Virtual Speaker Event that was a discussion about the rebuilding of CNO IP after the attack on the Pentagon on 9/11.
Jul 15, 2021

Rear Admiral Frank "Trey" Whitworth Nominated for Third Star

Whitworth will remain in his assignment as director of intelligence, J-2, Joint Staff.
Jul 08, 2021

Winners of the 2021 RADM Sumner Shapiro Scholarship Contest Announced

These five outstanding individuals have been awarded a $5000 scholarship as part of NIP’s RADM Shapiro Scholarship program: Ethan Husmann, Connor Aeschbach, Evan O’Connor, Frank Whitworth, IV, and Stephanie Dullum.

May 17, 2021

NIP’s Red Tie Reception Honors Red Tie Award Winners

Over 75 NIP members gathered on a beautiful spring evening at the Army-Navy Country Club to celebrate our most recent Red Tie Award winners.
May 05, 2021

RADM Gene Price relieves RADM Kelly Aeschbach as COMONI on 3 May

Rear Admiral Price took over as COMONI from Rear Admiral Aeschbach in a change-of-command ceremony at the National Maritime Intelligence Center in Suitland, Maryland, with Vice Admiral Jeffrey Trussler (DNI/DCNO for N2/N6) as the presiding officer.

Apr 16, 2021

Rear Admiral Kelly Aeschbach to Get Third Star

Congratulations to Rear Admiral Kelly Aeschbach for her appointment to the grade of vice admiral and assignment as Commander, Naval Information Forces in Suffolk, Virginia! Well deserved, shipmate!!!
Mar 17, 2021

RADM Mike Vernazza Discusses Mission, Role and Status of NIWDC at February Virtual Speaker Event

Rear Admiral Mike Vernazza, Commander of Naval Information Warfighting Development Center, provided a comprehensive overview of the Naval Information Warfighting Development Center (NIWDC) during NIP’s Virtual Speaker event on 25 February 2021.
Mar 09, 2021

Guidelines for the 2021 Naval Institute’s Naval Intelligence Essay Contest are now available!

Submissions for this year’s contest are due by 31 July 2021. 

Jan 25, 2021

RDML Henderschedt Shares Unique Insights on U.S.-PRC Relations During January’s Virtual Speaker Series Event

Rear Admiral Thomas Henderschedt, Senior Defense Official/Defense Attaché Beijing, provided uniquely insightful comments on U.S.-PRC relations over the last fifteen years during 2021’s first monthly Virtual Speaker Series event on 21 January.
Dec 18, 2020

The Naval Intelligence Professionals RADM Shapiro Scholarship Program for Academic Year 2021-2022

The application window for the RADM Shapiro Scholarship Program for Academic Year 2021-2022 is OPEN. Due date for submissions is 15 April 2021.

Dec 01, 2020

Author Matt Zullo Discusses his Book Series, The U.S. Navy’s On-The-Roof-Gang, With Virtual NIP Audience

During NIP’s November Virtual Speaker Series event on 19 November 2020, retired Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Master Chief (Ret.) Matt Zullo treated his NIP audience to a fascinating inside look into the research behind his recently published...
Nov 06, 2020

Submissions for USNI’s Information Warfare Essay Contest are due by 30 November!

A total of $9000 in prize money will be awarded to top three entries.
Sep 17, 2020

NIP Chairman Announces Plan for 2020’s Annual General Membership Meeting

The meeting will take place virtually on 16 Oct 2020. The announcement also includes a request for members to vote for the new NIP officers and directors.
Sep 13, 2020

Annual Memorial Services at ONI and Arlington Honor the Eight CNO-IP Personnel Who Perished in 9/11 Attacks

Heartfelt memorial services took place at ONI in Suitland at 0900 and at 1200 at Arlington on 11 Sep 2020.