Service Academy Nomination Instructions

Academy Application Instructions

Please read all the directions carefully.  Failure to submit every part of the application will disqualify you from consideration.

Deadline: Wednesday, October 2, 2019, by 5:00 p.m. No exceptions.

To apply for a military service academy nomination, we must receive:

1) Your completed online questionnaire

2) Personal Recommendation Forms - Candidates must submit three (3) personal recommendations through the online portal. Ask your guidance counselor or high school principal to complete one. Choose two other references, such as a math or science teacher, coach, employer, or religious or community leader. In lieu of the form, they may submit a letter of recommendation, but the letter must include the general information requested on the form. The Military Academy Advisory Board will review only three (3) recommendations. All references should be from non-family members.  
Personal Recommendation Form Word (doc) | Acrobat (pdf)

3) Academic Transcript - Candidates must upload their current high school transcript. If you have already graduated from high school, in addition to your high school transcript, please upload your college transcript.

4) Record of Attendance/Disciplinary Record - Please have your school's guidance counselor fill out the record of attendance and disciplinary record form for you to upload into your application.  
Attendance/Disciplinary Form Word (doc) | Acrobat (pdf)

5) Standardized Test Results - Please upload a copy of your ACT and/or SAT scores. NOTE: If you plan to take the October SAT, your scores will not reach our office in time for consideration.

6) Photo - Please upload a headshot photo.

7) Candidate Fitness Assessment (CFA) - Please upload a copy of your CFA. If you did not attend a Summer Seminar, the fitness test may be administered by liaison officers, your high school coach, or your physical education teacher. Instructions for completion may be found on academy web sites. The assessment may not be administered by a family member. 
Candidate Fitness Form Word (doc) | Acrobat (pdf)

Deadline - Completed applications must be received by Senator Isakson's office by Wednesday, October 2, 2019, by 5:00 p.m. No exceptions will be made. We encourage all students to apply well in advance of the application deadline.