Drill Competition Registration Soon



Welcome to NATCON 2024!


...the John J. Pershing Memorial Drill Competition


...and the National Alumni Reunion!


Join Us March 14 - 17 in Knoxville, TN


2024 National Convention Registration


Please review the 3 steps below to complete registration. NOTE: All convention attendees are required to stay at the event hotel utilizing the links below. Contact prg@theprgroup.org with any registration questions or concerns.

All undergrad Pershing Angel and Rifles units are encouraged to apply to the Pershing Foundation Grant. Applications are open until TBD. INFO HERE

Make Hotel Reservations

The primary event hotel is the Hotel-Crowne Plaza Knoxville. To book hotel rooms online at the special discounted group rate (Only $125.00 a night, no breakfast included), click on the link to the right after registration is opened.

Link Coming Soon!

Drill Entry Form

For P/R P/A undergrads & Blackjacks/JROTC only. Alumni skip to next step. Entry for the John J. Pershing Memorial Drill Competition (JJP MDC) is separate from event registration. There is no additional cost for Pershing Rifles and Pershing Angels Companies to enter the drill competition.

The fee for Blackjacks/JROTC units entering into the Drill Competition is TBD. Please complete the below form, and we will contact you to make payment arrangements.


Deadline to drop a performance: TBD

Link Coming Soon!

Primary Event Registration

Pershing Rifles Companies(INCLUDES DINNER SATURDAY) must login to a member’s Unit Management System (UMS) account to register. Upon logging in, you will be able to register for other members of your company. Companies who are unable to have a single member pay or that require a single payment to pay on behalf of the group due to college/university requirements should email finance@pershingriflessociety.org and operations@pershingriflessociety.org to make arrangements. The registration fee is $95.00 per person includes all required events taking place Thursday – Saturday. This fee does not include the Saturday lunch.

Pershing Angels registration covers all required events on Friday and Saturday for $110.00 per person. This fee includes the Saturday lunch.

Pershing Rifles Alumni (ALL INCLUSIVE-Includes Alumni and National Dinner) members who have paid their dues and are in good standing are required to login to receive the discounted rate of $160.00 per person. Spouses and guests will also receive the discounted rate if the alumni member is good standing. General admission for alumni and their guests that are not financially active is $175.00 per person (login not required for general registration). These fees include the Saturday lunch. Click here to pay alumni dues to receive the discounted rate and other membership benefits!

Cadre / Faculty Advisor registration only covers events on Friday and Saturday. It does not include the Thursday Alumni Dinner. All are invited to attend this special dinner hosted on Thursday by the National Society of Pershing Rifles Alumni Association (NSPRAA) by selecting the Alumni Dinner Add On when registering.