Bradley Announces Deadline for Military Service Academy Applications is Only Two Months Away

For Immediate Release - Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Contact - Stephanie DuBois, (202) 225-5456

(Manchester,NH) - First District Congressman Jeb Bradley is reminding high school students interested in attending one of the four United States Military Service Academies that applications for a Congressional nomination are due on November 15th. The Military Service Academies, which require a Congressional nomination for admittance, include the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York; the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland; the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs,Colorado; and the Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, New York.

Applications must be completed and submitted by November 15, 2006, for individuals interested in receiving a nomination to the class of 2011. Students can request information by writing to Marti Jones at Congressman Bradley's Manchester Office, 33 Lowell Street, Manchester, NH, 03101, or by calling (603) 641-9536.

"Attending a United States Military Service Academy is truly an admirable way for young people to serve their country," said Bradley."I strongly encourage interested high school students in the First Congressional District to explore the application process as soon as possible."