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Congressman Albio Sires

Representing the 8th District of New Jersey

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Military Academy Nominations

Instructions

Thank you for your interest in the U.S. Service Academies. As your 8th District Representative in the U.S. House of Representatives, each year I have the privilege of nominating a limited number of people to four of the five service academies. The honor of attending a service academy comes with an obligation and commitment to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation. For more information, please review my page of Frequently Asked Questions for those seeking a Military Academy Nomination. 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 from my office, please include the following materials as part of your nomination packet:

  • Application Form
  • Current photo
  • High school transcript
  • American College Testing Program (ACT) results and/or College Board Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) results
  • Resume of extracurricular activities and leadership roles
  • An essay stating why you want to attend a service academy (500 words or less)
  • Minimum of three (3) letters of recommendation

To complete the Application Form, fill out the fields the below, print out a completed copy, and sign it. If you are under 18, a parent or guardian must sign as well. 

 

Mail your completed nomination packet to my Jersey City office at:

Congressman Albio Sires
Attention: Military Academy Nomination
257 Cornelison Avenue, Suite 4408
Jersey City, N.J. 07302
 
 
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Education Information
Test Scores

SAT Scores

ACT Scores

Academy Information

Number your preference (1 to 4) of academies — with 1 being your highest preference

An appointment to the Service Academies is based on a desire by the candidate to devote a lifetime of military service and implies recognition by the appointee of an obligation to the government to devote him / herself to a military career.

Additional Information

Print This Application Form

You can print and sign this form after you click the "Generate Application for Review" button below. The address information is located on this page and also on the print preview page.