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  1. K

    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...
  2. F

    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...
  3. O

    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...
  4. O

    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...
  5. O

    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...
  6. O

    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...
  7. O

    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...
  8. F

    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...
  10. jagtiger26

    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...
  11. D

    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...
  12. A

    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...
  13. P

    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)
  14. K

    The Secretary of the Army Nomination

    I was wondering if I am eligible to request for a nomination because I am in an Army JROTC program in my high school, and our battalion is an Honor Unit with Distinction. And if I am eligible, where do I send the nomination request? Thank you!
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    USMA Principal Nomination Question

    Hey Service Academy Community! I recently received a letter saying that I was my MOC principal nomination for USMA from my congressman. After reading through the forum of what a principal nomination is I am very excited but still have a few questions. 1. When does west point send out the 3Q's...
  16. Catullus

    Nomination without Notification

    Hey everyone! I checked my USMMA application today and noticed that the "Nomination" section next to the portal had become a "yes," but I had not heard anything back in communications from the congressional staff. Has anyone else experienced the same? Another quick question - Does anyone know...
  17. H

    When do nominations come out?

    Does anyone know if each congressman releases his/her notifications at the same time? Or will some be notified sooner than others?
  18. S

    Anyone receive nominations yet?

    Good evening! I just wanted to ask regarding the timeline of receiving nominations and appointment...at this point, I have everything complete in my application, and my liaison officer told me that all is just the waiting game now. Has anyone received any nominations yet? Or when have...
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    Enlisted Applicant Question

    Currently, I am serving in the U.S. Navy, and am currently in "A School" (technical training for my rate/MOS). I need help understanding what next to do in the process of seeking my nomination. I understand that since I am currently enlisted, I must apply for SECNAV (the Secretary of the Navy...
  20. benfoster0

    Interviews/Resume

    As a junior in high school, I'm preparing to begin interviews with MOCs, and later on (hopefully) ALOs. I wanted to know besides grades, sports, and activities, what are some appropriate things I can talk about in my resume/interview? What I had in mind especially is the fact that my dad is a...
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