McMorris Accepting Military Academy Nominations

Jan 04, 2009

(Washington, D.C.)  Congresswoman Cathy McMorris (WA-05) is currently accepting military academy nominations. All those interested must complete and return an application packet by November 1st.

“One of my top priorities is ensuring our national security, and that starts by making sure we have the best and brightest serving in our country’s military,” said McMorris. “As a member of Congress I have the privilege of selecting a limited number of nominees for each military service academy. These nominees are the future leaders of our Armed Forces. They will have the opportunity to become commissioned officers and will be entrusted to carry on the power and prestige of our military services.”

The service academies include the Air Force Academy, Merchant Marine Academy, Naval Academy and West Point.

Application packets must include: a completed application form, high school transcript, SAT or ACT scores, two letters or recommendation and personal essay. An application form can be found online at her

All applications should be mailed to 10 N. Post Ste 625, Spokane, WA 99201. For more information contact Allison Cole at (509) 353-2374.

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