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    Do nominations help with ROTC Scholarships?

    Hello, I am currently applying to the USMA and therefore applying to all my congressional nomination sources. I am also starting to look into ROTC as another source of commissioning in case I don't receive an appointment. If I were to receive a nomination, would this have any weight towards...
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    Feedback on nomination essays

    Howdy, Would anybody mind reading over my mom essays and critiquing/giving feedback? They are very short and I would greatly appreciate any feedback. (Please PM if so).
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    Anyone wanna critique my nomination essay for Senators?

    Hello, I'm from California and I will be turning in nomination applications to both senators pretty soon, so if anyone would like to give me any feedback that would be greatly appreciated. Please PM me if you would like to(for obvious reasons). Thank You Very Much! P.S. Good Luck...
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    Help with essay!

    Hello everybody! This is my first post here. I was hoping for advice on my usna nomination essay. My current answer feels like it's taking the question too literally: do y'all think that they want me to tie in personal experiences or take a different route? Anything is appreciated, especially...
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    LORs Procedures

    I am collecting LORs from a few teachers who know me well for Senatorial/Congressional Nominations. Should the letters be sealed/official in any way?
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    Nomination Essays

    I am currently applying for a nomination from the office of Senators Marco Rubio, Rick Scott and Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy. Senator Rubio's online application requires 6 essays with a maximum of 5,000 words each. Does this mean I should be writing near 5,000 words for each essay? I am...
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    Nominations (VP and President)

    Ok so I've looked all over the USAFA Website, and tried looking on this forum however, I would appreciate clearer information. Here's what I would appreciate knowing more about: VP 1) How many recommendation letters do I need to send for this application? On the website, it says to send...
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    International Academies?

    Looks like USNA (among other academies) accept international students. Let's flip the roles here a bit, just for fun; are there any other service academies in the world that would accept U.S. students? Has any body here been to another country's service academy? It can be naval, but doesn't...
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    Resume Format

    Hi, I know for etiquette, it is proper to give a 1 page long resume. However, for college/university/SA admissions (or nominations in this case), I feel that they want to know as much as possible about each candidate. If my resume is 2 pages printed, should I cut out certain activities and...
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    Academy Information Night - Canfield, Ohio - March 17, 2020

    The offices of Senator Brown, Senator Portman, and Congressman Johnson will be hosting an informational seminar on Tuesday, March 17th at the MCCTC in Canfield, Ohio. We will be joined by representatives from the academies and AFROTC. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 MCCTC, Joyce Brooks Conference...
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    Academy Informational Seminar - Cleveland, Ohio - March 14, 2020

    The offices of Senator Brown, Senator Portman, Congresswoman Fudge, Congressman Gonzalez, and Congressman Jordan will be hosting an informational seminar on Saturday, March 14th at Horizon Science Academy in Cleveland, Ohio. We will be joined by representatives from the academies and AFROTC...
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    Academy Information Night - Troy, Ohio - March 11, 2020

    The offices of Senator Brown, Senator Portman, Congressman Davidson, and Congressman Turner will be hosting an informational seminar on Wednesday, March 11th at Troy Christian HS in Troy, Ohio. We will be joined by representatives from the academies and AFROTC. Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Troy...
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    Academy Information night - Loveland, Ohio - March 5, 2020

    The offices of Senator Brown, Senator Portman, Congressman Davidson, and Congressman Wenstrup will be hosting an informational seminar on Thursday, March 5th at the Symmes Township Library in Loveland, Ohio. We will be joined by representatives from the academies and AFROTC. Thursday, March 5...
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    Academy Information night - Columbus, Ohio

    The offices of Senator Brown, Senator Portman, Congressman Balderson, Congressman Stivers, Congressman Jordan, and Congresswoman Beatty will be hosting an informational seminar on Tuesday March 3rd at St. Charles Prep in Columbus, Ohio. We will be joined by representatives from the academies...
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    Congressional Nomination - End/Beginning of Term

    I am applying for the USAFA class of 2025. When it comes to Congressional Nominations, one of my senator's term is ending at the end of this year (Cory Booker). Will he still be able to write a congressional nomination for me? Additionally, depending on whether or not the current president is...
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    USAFA 'Partial' Nomination

    Long story short, I had received a nomination from my representative however, I just received a letter from one of my senators saying that if my representative had NOT nominated me, he would have nominated me. Is this letter something I should make aware to the academy and does it even look...
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    Chances of getting into USAFA with at least three already admitted students in my county?

    In my county (not sure about congressional district but assuming there are more applicants), there are already three students with either a LOA or an athletic offer (1 LOA 2 accepted athletic offers). How much will this negatively impact my chances of getting a nomination/appointment? Do...
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    Confused on how the NWL works

    I have gotten a nomination from my representative, but they're having a breakfast where they're announcing who will be getting the principal nomination. I have high hopes since I know my rep appointed 6-8 people for Air Force, and my interview and application were strong. If I don't get the...
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    Low ACT, no nom, are the chances bad?

    Hello everyone, this is my first thread. I see the Jan 31 deadline coming up in the next couple of weeks with the original deadline being Jan 15. I have finished everything I could do in the application for USAFA and this is my case. My ACT scores are not good, and although I'm 3rd in class (out...
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    Marine Corps Emblem

    Is it disrespectful to wear a lapel including both the Marine Corps emblem and the American flag to a nomination interview for USNA if I am not yet a Marine? (Plan to branch Marines if appointed to USNA otherwise NROTC Marine option)
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