Military academy applications due by Nov. 12

WASHINGTON – Applications by those seeking a congressional nomination to a U.S. military academy are due by Friday, Nov. 12, Rep. Dennis Cardoza said in a news release.

Each member of Congress is allowed a total of five appointees to each service academy. For each vacancy, Congressman Cardoza can nominate 10 individuals.

The academies include U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point in New York.

For more information or an application, please contact Lisa Mantarro Moore with Cardoza’s staff at (209) 527-1914. She may also be reached by e-mail at Lisa.Mantarro@mail.house.gov. Applications and instructions may also be found online by visiting the Academy Nominations section of Cardoza's website.