Service academy applications due Nov. 18

BIG RAPIDS — The deadline is quickly approaching for high school seniors who want to apply for a nomination to U.S. service academies.

U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland, is accepting applications from high school seniors for nominations to the U.S. service academies. The deadline for applications is Nov. 18, and details can be found online at

Applications should be submitted to  Moolenaar’s office by mail at: Congressman John Moolenaar, 200 East Main Street Suite 230, Midland, MI 48640.

Members of Congress may nominate candidates for appointment to four U.S. service academies: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, N.Y.; the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md.; the U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N.Y.

For more information, contact (989) 631-2552.