Reserve Affairs

The Office of the Assistant Secretary Defense


The primary purpose of the Department of Defense Military Reserve Exchange Program is to provide National Guard and Reserve officers training associated with mobilization duties while enhancing their ability to work and communicate with the military individuals of the host nation.

Program Background

The primary purpose of the Department of Defense Military Reserve Exchange Program is to provide National Guard and Reserve officers training associated with mobilization duties while enhancing their ability to work and communicate with the military individuals of the host nation. 

Suggestions for U.S. Officers
Suggestions For German/UK Exchange Officers
Suggestions for Host Units
Application Process

Forward your completed application to your Service POC. Specific application deadlines per service are below:

  • Army NG: 20 Dec 2013
  • Air NG, US Army Reserve: 31 Jan 2014
  • USAFR, USNR, USMCR: Contact your Service POC directly.