WASHINGTON – The Joint Task Force ̶ National Capital Region 57th Presidential Inaugural Staff has begun accepting applications Sept. 28 from organizations wishing to apply to participate in the Inaugural Parade, including marching bands and community and civic organizations.<br /> <br /> Applications can be submitted online at www.2013InaugurationParade.mil, where interested parties can also access additional information about the parade and view detailed instructions for completing and submitting their materials. Organizations are able to log in, create an account, enter relevant data, as well as upload organization photos, a group biography, video clips, and copies of supporting correspondence from government and political leaders. <br /> <br /> All applications will be collected and organized by JTF-NCR for review by the Presidential Inaugural Committee, which will be appointed by the President-Elect shortly after Election Day in November. The PIC will select which organizations will participate in the Inaugural Parade. <br /> <br /> All applications must be submitted online. No materials will be accepted via ground delivery.