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Academy Nomination Test

Military Academy Nomination

  • Personal Information

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Nomination Information

    Number your preference (1 to 4) of academies — with 1 being your highest preference. Only apply a preference rank to academies you would like to attend. Do not number an academy you are not interested in.

    Note: if you have not started the application process with each academy at the time of submission of this application, you will not be considered for that academy.

  • High School / College Information

  • Test Scores

    Applicants must provide official SAT/ACT Scores and include all test pages with this application. Qualifying scores must be submitted by the application deadline, or no interview will be scheduled.

    We will update a file as the student makes test results available to our office. This allows the student to improve their score before their interview.

  • Appointment Information

    The honor of attending a service academy comes with the obligation and commitment to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation.

  • Additional Documents


    Ensure the paper is typed, single-spaced, and enumerated on the top right corner in the margin with 1″ margins on all sides. Use Times New Roman, 12-point font. Include your answers to all three questions on one page document with a 500 word constraint.

    Why do you want to attend a United States Service Academy?

    Why do you believe you are qualified to be nominated?

    What are your strengths and weaknesses, and how will you use/overcome them if appointed?


    You are expected to write primarily in your own voice, using paraphrase, summary, and synthesis techniques. Failure to do so may result in disqualification due to Academic Dishonesty.

    Letters of Recommendation

    Please include three letters of recommendation with your application from your principal/ counselor, teacher/coach, supervisor, or other adult who is not related to you

  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Max. file size: 256 MB.