Representing Active Duty, Reservist and Retired USCG CWO’s since 1929

Membership Numbers

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Chief Warrant and Warrant Officers Association

United States Coast Guard



CWOA Membership Benefits & Services:

Advocacy: The CWOA is one of only two Coast Guard based associations represented by the The Military Coalition. The Military Coalition is a group of 32 military, veterans, and uniformed services organizations representing the interests of the entire uniformed services community, including members families and survivors.

Death Gratuity: $50 to $500 payable to the designated beneficiary upon death of a CWOA member.

CWO News:  Keep informed on what’s going on in the CWO corps and up-to-speed on what’s happening in the Coast Guard.

Educational Assistance: CWOA John A. Keller – CWOA Scholarship Grant. An annual scholarship program for CWOA members children.

Legal Assistance/Identity Theft Protection: The CWOA has partnered with Legal Shield to offer a membership discount on Legal Advice and Identity Theft Protection. Click here to read more.

Retail discounts on tactical gear: The CWOA has partnered with GOVX to offer tactical gear at discount prices. To join or visit GOVX just click here.

Financial and money management course: The CWOA has partnered with Dave Ramsey Solutions to offer the Finanical Peace Military course and Financial Peace Military at home course for an extremely discounted price. Contact the CWOA President or CWOA Executive Director for more information.