March 24, 2016

Idaho Delegation Announces 2016 Service Academy Days

Idaho students have opportunity to learn about Application Process to Military Service Academies

Washington, DC - The Idaho Congressional Delegation today announced it will host its 2016 Service Academy Days in Boise on April 2, Lewiston on April 21, and Coeur d'Alene on April 28.

Each Service Academy Day offers students, parents, and counselors the opportunity to meet with academy liaisons, cadets, and midshipmen from each school to ask questions and receive information.  Staff from Idaho's Congressional delegation will also be on hand to answer questions about the application process for receiving a nomination to the academies.  

This year, the United States Military Academy at West Point; the U.S. Naval Academy; the U.S. Air Force Academy, and; the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy will all be represented at each event.  While a Congressional nomination is not needed to attend the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, representatives will also be in attendance.

Following are the details of each the Service Academy Day: 

Boise Saturday, April 2, 2016:

Gowen Air National Guard Field
Auditorium B-440
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Please RSVP by March 28, 2016 to  Linda.Culver@mail.house.gov  or (208) 734-7219
Please note to attend this Academy Day, drivers will need to have current proof of insurance, vehicle registration and everyone in car will need to present a picture ID.

Lewiston - Thursday, April 21, 2016:

Lewiston High School
1114 9th Avenue
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Please RSVP by April 18, 2016 to  Frances_Hasenoehrl@Risch.Senate.gov  or (208) 743-0792

Coeur d'Alene - Thursday, April 28, 2016

North Idaho College
NIC Student Union Building - Driftwood Room
1001 West Garden Avenue
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Please RSVP by April 21 to  Judy.Morbeck@mail.house.gov  or (208) 667-0127

Students who wish to learn more about applying for a military academy nomination but are unable to attend one of the Academy Day events are invited to contact any of the following Academy coordinators for information:

Karen Roetter
Sen. Mike Crapo's Office
Karen_Roetter@Crapo.senate.gov
(208) 644-5490

Frances Hasenoehrl
Sen. Jim Risch
(208) 743-0792
Frances_Hasenoehrl@Risch.senate.gov

Linda Culver
Congressman Mike Simpson
(208) 734-7219
Linda.Culver@mail.house.gov

Judy Morbeck
Congressman Raul Labrador
(208) 667-0127
Judy.Morbeck@mail.house.gov

 

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