We recruit and train those who serve our nation, taking them from street-to-fleet by transforming civilians into highly skilled, operational, and combat-ready warfighters, while providing the tools and opportunities for continuous learning and development.
As an executive branch agency within the Department of Defense, the Office of Naval Research (ONR) supports the President's budget. ONR provides technical advice to the Chief of Naval Operations and the Secretary of the Navy.
The American Sea Power Project embodies Naval Institute thought leadership on the vital topic of meaningful maritime strategy. With the return of great power competition, there is a need to get back to strategic thinking about what it means for the United States to be a maritime nation and how naval power underpins national power.