If you are competitive for an appointment, the USCGA will automatically consider you for a waiver, you don't need to do anything to initiate it.
However, you may wish to consult with Larry Mullen, Deputy Director of DODMERB. Send him an email at Larry.Mullen@dodmerb.tma.osd.mil
. Include your name, the last 4 digits of your Social Security number, and a description of your problem (or simply copy your post from above).
90% of the time he will respond to you in 1 hour or less.
100% of the time he will respond in 24 hours or less.
Yes, he's that good.