The nomination application period opens June/July 2018. If you have specific questions, please contact my Kinderhook office 518-610-8133.
Service Academy Nominations
Thank you for your interest in the United States Service Academies. Each year Congressman Faso is authorized to nominate a limited number of individuals to the United States Military, Naval, Airforce, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. The honor of attending a service academy is accompanied with an obligation to serve in the Armed Forces for a minimum of five years immediately following graduation. Below is if more specific information regarding the application process.
· U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York
· U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland
· U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs
· U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, New York
*Prior to seeking a nomination, please contact the Service Academy of your preference to establish a pre-candidate file.
Individuals seeking nomination must meet the following requirements as of July 1 of the year of admission to the Service Academy. He or she must be between 17 and 23 years old, a United States citizen, unmarried, not pregnant, and have no legal obligation to support children or other dependents. Applicants wishing to receive a nomination from Congressman Faso must reside in the 19th Congressional District of New York.