06/18/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/18/2019 13:28
MaloneyAnnounces 2019 Service Academy Appointments
NEWBURGH - Friday evening, Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) announced that 15 Hudson Valley students, whom he nominated, have accepted offers of appointment at one of the United States' Service Academies.
'I couldn't be more proud to nominate these outstanding young men and women from the Hudson Valley to our Service Academies. These students have demonstrated strong leadership, character, and smarts, and will make our country proud,' said Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney.
The United States Military Academy at West Point is located in New York's 18th Congressional District.
Service Academy students accepted include:
Every year, Rep. Maloney has the honor of nominating outstanding high school students to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO, the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY. Students who wish to receive a nomination must go through a competitive application process and then be selected by an esteemed panel of local veterans and community leaders. The Academies make the final decision on who receives an appointment of admission.
More information for prospective U.S. Service Academy students can be found here: seanmaloney.house.gov/services/military-academy-nominations.