Four Congressional Staff sponsored U.S. Military Service Academy and ROTC/NROTC Information Days will be conducted in Colorado during the months of March and April.
These events provide the opportunity for parents and students to join representatives from the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO; the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY; the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, NY; the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, CT; and ROTC/NROTC college programs for an information session regarding the academy and ROTC/NROTC application process, attending a military academy or ROTC/NROTC, and serving as a commissioned officer in the United States Armed Forces.
This is also an opportunity to hear from representatives of the Congressional Delegations about how they can assist students gain a nomination to a U.S. Military Service Academy, which is complex and can start as early as the junior year in High School.
The four events are as follows:
- Saturday, March 10th, Fort Morgan, 1:00 PM, Fort Morgan High School, 709 East Riverview Ave, Fort Morgan
- Saturday, March 31st, Burlington, 1:00 p.m., Burlington High School, 380 Mike Lounge Drive, Burlington
- Saturday, April 14th, Denver, 11:00 a.m., Denver South High School, 1700 E. Louisiana Ave, Denver
- Saturday, April 28th, Pueblo, 1:00 p.m., Centennial High School, 2525 Mountview Drive, Pueblo
The Military Service Academies are federally funded institutions. All students receive a full scholarship including tuition, room and board, and complete medical coverage.
The event is free and open to the public.
Source: Navy office of community outreach