Academy Day To Be Held April 20
February 7, 2013
By Leigh Claffey
On Saturday, April 20, 2013, Congressman Westmoreland will join Senators Chambliss and Isakson and the members of Georgia’s Congressional Delegation at the annual Academy Day at Dobbins Air Reserve Base.
Academy Day is an opportunity for high school students to learn more about the application process for service academies and to meet with their Members of Congress. Eligible students must receive a nomination from either a Member of the US Senate or House of Representatives to be admitted to a service academy.
The United States Service Academies include the:
Military Academy in West Point, NY
Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD
Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT
Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY
Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO
Registration for Academy Day opens on March 1 and closes April 8, 2013. Interested students can register by clicking here or contacting Nancy Brooks at 770-681-0999. For more information on Academy Nominations, click here or contact Congressman Westmoreland's Newnan Office at 770-683-2033.
Saturday, April 20, 2013, 10:00am – 11:30am
Dobbins Air Reserve Base
Building 731, Fuel Cell
1295 Barracks Ave SE
Marietta, GA 30069
Leigh Claffey is Congressman Westmoreland's deputy press secretary.