Congressman Denver Riggleman announced today that applications are now being accepted for students to be nominated to the U.S. Service Academies of the United States. Congressman Riggleman may nominate up to ten individuals who live in the 5th District to the four U.S. Service Academies: the U.S. Military Academy (West Point), U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. The honor of attending a U.S. Service Academy comes with the obligation and commitment to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation.

Applicants are required to open an application directly with each of the U.S. Service Academies they have an interest in attending, as well as, applying to our office for a Congressional Nomination.

To request a U.S. Service Academy Nomination, please complete the Application Packet found on Congressman Riggleman’s website at:

The deadline for submitting an application to Riggleman’s office is 5 p.m. Oct. 1, postmarks will not be accepted.

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