Students interested in applying for an appointment to the US Air Force Academy, the US Naval Academy, the US Military Academy at West Point, and the US Merchant Marine Academy need a service academy nomination. Interested students who meet the eligibility requirements should send their completed application packet to Senator Portman's Columbus office and to Senator Brown's Cleveland office no later than September 21, 2018. The application process is time-intensive. Applicants should plan well in advance.
For more information or to request an application, please visit Portman's website. Inquiries can also be directed to Portman's Academy Coordinator at the Columbus office at 1-800-205-OHIO.