Every nominative position requires you to submit a CV, military bio, and letter of intent (LOI), so I always have these documents ready. People are always e-mailing me and asking for templates, so here are some Word documents you can use as you see fit. I’ll also put them in the Useful Documents page.
For CVs there are many, many acceptable formats. Here is my personal CV and the format the Uniformed Services University wants when you apply for promotion:
Here is my military bio:
Here is a recent LOI I’ve used. Is this format 100% in line with the Navy Correspondence Manual? Probably not. Is it good enough for government work? Probably: