VP Nomination

Wheeler

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I looked over the Vice presidental nomination on www.whitehouse.gov and I have a couple questions:

1. Do we just print out the model and fill in your information or do we need to write your own letter.

2. Do we actually send it to the White House?
 

Antoinette

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Here is the link for the application to request a nomination from the Vice President: http://www.whitehouse.gov/vicepresident/2009_Academies_Application.pdf

You may print the form letter and fill in the blanks; or copy and paste the form letter to make your own document.

Send it to the address on the form letter:

The Vice President
Eisenhower Executive Office Building
Attn: Military Academy Nominations
Washington DC 20501

The postmark deadline is October 31, 2008. :smile:

My favorite part of the application:

HELPFUL TIPS WHEN REQUESTING A VICE PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION:
1) Check your application/letter to ensure you are using the correct year of entry.
2) Type application/letter or ensure hand-writing is legible.
3) Mailing address should include street, city, state, and zip code. E-mail addresses are not an authorized substitute for a mailing address.
4) If you wait till October to mail your application, please ensure your post office actually postmarks the letter. Close to a hundred applications each year are not processed due to no postmark, postmark that is not readable, or no month/day stamped on postmark. Mail is delayed up to 2 weeks on average due to screening process. Postmarks are used to verify if candidate makes the deadline even if our office does not receive it until November/December.
 

icelander27

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So if what I read is correct in the VP application papers, all that I should send to the Vice President is the letter requesting his nomination? Nothing else?

Does the same go for the Presidential nomination?
 

Just_A_Mom

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yes. the deadline is tomorrow, hurry.

You apply for a Presidential nomination through the admissions office.
 

Pima

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Your military parent must submit paperwork proving that you are eligible for a pres.
 

USAFA hopeful

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Am I right in assuming that the odds of winning the VP nomination are the same as winning the lottery?
 
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