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Rep. Zeldin Hosts Annual Service Academy Information Day

June 12, 2017
Press Release

Farmingville, NY — On Saturday, June 10, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) hosted his annual Service Academy Information Day at Brookhaven Town Hall for this fall’s incoming class of High School juniors and seniors who are considering the possibility of attending a Service Academy after graduation. At the event, interested students and their families were able to speak with representatives from each of the five service academies and learn more about Congressman Zeldin’s nomination application process. Congressman Zeldin is pictured above, center, discussing the process for receiving a Service Academy nomination.

Members of Congress may nominate candidates for appointment to four of the five U.S. service academies: U.S. Military Academy (USMA), West Point, NY; U.S. Naval Academy (USNA), Annapolis, MD; U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA), Colorado Springs, CO; and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA), Kings Point, NY. The fifth service academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA), New London, CT, does not require a congressional nomination for appointment.

For more information about Congressman Zeldin’s application process, please visit https://zeldin.house.gov/services/military-academy-nominations, or call the Congressman’s Patchogue District Office at (631) 289-1097.