Rep. Dennis Cardoza, D-Merced, announced that Valley high school students seeking congressional nomination to a U.S. military service academy must have their applications submitted to his office by Nov. 10.
The U.S. academies are the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, NY; the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, CO; the U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New London, CT; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, NY.
For more information or an application, contact Lisa Mantarro Moore with Congressman Cardoza's staff at (209) 527-1914. She may also be reached by email at Lisa.Mantarro@mail.house. gov. Applications and instructions may also be found online by visiting the Academy Nominations section of Rep. Cardoza's website.
Congressman Cardoza's Academy Selection Committee interviews each applicant and makes its recommendations to the congressman.
— Sun-Star staff