Travel expenses in selecting nominees for military academies and federal judgeships report (to accompany S. Res. 539) by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Rules and Administration.

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Get this from a library. Travel expenses in selecting nominees for military academies and federal judgeships: report (to accompany S. Res. [United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Rules and Administration.]. (4) Honor Military Schools: Certain Honor Military Schools designated by Department of the Army, Department of the Navy, and Department of the Air Force are invited to recommend three candidates for nomination annually from among their honor graduates.

Appointments are filled by selecting the best qualified candidates regardless of the school. Each year West Point Military Academy, the nation’s most well-known service academy, hosts its annual Reception Day (R-Day) and welcomes around 1, new cadet candidates.

Getting accepted into any of the five highly competitive military service academies, The United States Military Academy (West Point), Naval Academy, Air Force Academy. Congressional Nominations to U.S. Service Academies: An Overview Congressional Research Service 2 as long as nominations are submitted by deadlines established by the academies,6 provide the information requested in the format required by the academies.

Military service academies are required to admit high-school students identified as principal nominees, as long as they meet all other admission criteria. If they don't, academies can select.

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The U.S. Military Academy at West Point's mission is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.".

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For more information on Military Academy Nominations, please review the frequently asked questions below. Best wishes to you as you pursue your goal of attending one of the U.S. Service Academies and serving our country.

To request a Military Academy Nomination please complete the PDF form below and return it to my office. You can be nominated to multiple academies depending on how well you have competed among this year's pool of candidates. It is also possible to win multiple appointments.

In face, because of the strong competition each year, it is recommended that you consider more than one academy.

In selecting nominees, Washington turned to his closest advisers and to members of Congress, but the president resolutely insisted that he alone would be responsible for the final selection. He shared a common view that the Senate's constitutionally mandated "advice" was to.

For more information, please review the page of Frequently Asked Questions for those seeking a Service Academy Nomination. Members of Congress may nominate candidates for appointment to four of the five U.S. Service Academies: U.S.

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Military Departments are encouraged to continue developing electronic awards tracking systems that track award nominations from initiation to award and maintain an official record. The Department will establish policy and procedures to automatically review, for potential revocation.

For more information, please review the page of Frequently Asked Questions for those seeking a Military Academy Nomination. The Nomination Process To be considered for an appointment to a service academy, an applicant must meet the eligibility requirements established by law and be nominated from an authorized person including a Member of the United States Senate or the House of Representatives.

Because the academies are selecting future leaders, not chasing "stats". The reality is the best potential future leaders will all have good stats, but not necessarily the highest stats (thus the foundation program). After all, if was all about "stats" the selection process would be data entry and a computer printout.

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In other words, most officers receive a college degree and then they serve in the military. The fifth service academy, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA), New London, CT, does not require a congressional nomination for appointment.

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