Brown Encourages Ohioans to Apply for Nomination to U.S. Military Academies
September 2, 2015 - 12:47 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With the deadline to apply on September 23
approaching, 2015, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today encouraged
Ohioans to seek nomination from his office to U.S. Military Service
Academies for 2016 admission.
“Ohio’s students have the integrity, courage, and knowledge needed to
succeed in our nation’s prestigious military academies and I am honored
to nominate students for this high honor,” said Brown. “These academies
develop the next generation of leaders who will serve our country as
military officers and national leaders.”
Each year, Brown nominates up to 10 students for each service academy
requiring congressional recommendations: the U.S. Air Force Academy,
the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and the
Merchant Marine Academy.
Student applicants are reviewed by a committee of active and retired
military and community leaders appointed by Brown. Selected students are
provided with the required congressional recommendation upon applying
Interested students who meet the eligibility requirements should mail
their completed application packet to reach Brown’s Cleveland office no later than September 23, 2015.
For more information or to request an application, please visit Brown’s website here. Inquiries can also be directed to Brown’s Academy Coordinator at the Cleveland office (888) 896-6446.
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