Skip to content

Rounds Announces Deadline for Nomination Applications to U.S. Service Academies

All applications are due by Oct. 1, 2017

WASHINGTON—U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.) today announced that all nomination applications to our nation’s service academies for the fall 2018 semester are due by Oct. 1, 2017.


“Our nation’s service academies offer an opportunity to serve our country while receiving a top-notch education,” said Rounds. “I encourage interested students to submit their application for a nomination before October 1st to make sure they will be considered for the 2018-2019 school year.”


Each year, Rounds is able to nominate a select group of eligible students from South Dakota to attend our nation’s four service academies: The U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the U.S. Naval Academy. More information about the nomination process and eligibility requirements can be found here.