Congressman Ed Pastor Accepting Applications for Nominations

Posted by Community Relations Department on 9/5/2012

Congressman Ed Pastor is accepting applications for nominations to military academies for 11th grade students. The deadline to request an application for nomination is October 12, and the deadline to submit the application is October 19.  The academies include the Air Force, Naval, West Point, Merchant marine and Coast Guard.  To attend one of the five service academies, students must be nominated by their U.S. Congressman aor Senator.  Applicants need to be at least 17 years old, U.S. citizens, unmarried with no obligation to support children, and able to show good character, scholarship and leadership skills and physical and medical fitness.  For more information, contact Rep. Pastor’s office at (602) 256-0551, or visit and click on Services, and then Academy Nominations.