Senator Menendez will nominate 40 students to the following U.S. Military Academies: Navy, Air Force, Merchant Marine, and West Point 

Newark, NJ – Every year, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez can nominate 10 candidates to each of the following military academies: U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy, the US Air Force Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

Senator Menendez is currently accepting applications for 2011.

Any student interested in applying to be nominated in the Fall of 2011, should visit Senator Menendez’s website www.menendez.senate.gov and click on Service for New Jerseyans to download the application, and follow the instructions.  For more information or the status of an application, students can call Senator Menendez’s Newark office, at (973) 645-3030.  

Completed materials in one package should be sent before 5:00 PM on Monday

October 3, 2011 to:

Office of Senator Robert Menendez
1 Gateway Center, 11th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102-5323
Attn: Academy Department

Senator Menendez’s Academy Department staff also encourages students to request an application directly from the military school of their interest. These application materials will provide students with more information on admission requirements, answers to frequently asked questions, and a questionnaire for potential candidates.