Matheson schedules Academy sessions - one in Salt Lake, St. George10/05/12
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Salt Lake City, UT—Congressman Jim Matheson has scheduled two information sessions in Utah for high school students interested in attending any of the five military service academies.
Each Member of Congress nominates candidates for a limited number of vacancies at West Point, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. High school students should begin considering the application process in the spring of their junior year. Candidates are selected on a competitive basis.
Representatives from the service academies have been invited to participate. Matheson’s staff will give a presentation and hold a question-and-answer session on the following dates:
Tuesday, October 9
Murray High School, Spartan Cove Room
5440 South State Street
Thursday, October 11
Dixie High School, Lecture Hall 100
350 East 700 South
St. George, UT
More information is available on Matheson’s website: http://www.house.gov/matheson