Posted on 8:13 pm, Monday, October 21, 2013
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has announced she is currently accepting nomination request letters from individuals in Hawaii’s Second Congressional District to the U.S. Service Academies for the classes entering in the summer of 2014.
To request a nomination form, visit [Tulsi's official congressional website].
The deadline for completed files is Oct. 31, 2013.
“It is an honor to nominate Hawaii’s best and brightest to attend our nation’s prestigious Service Academies,” Gabbard said. “There is no greater privilege than to serve our country in uniform, and I encourage anyone in the Second Congressional District who is qualified and interested to submit their application for a nomination.”
The Service Academies include:
* Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo.
* Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md.
* West Point Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.
* Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N.Y.
Coast Guard Academy admissions are based on a nationwide competition and do not require Congressional nominations.