Military Academy Nominations


The honor of attending a service academy comes with the obligation and commitment to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation. For more information, please review the page of Frequently Asked Questions for those seeking a Military Academy Nomination.

Members of Congress may nominate candidates for appointment to four of the five U.S. service academies: U.S. Military Academy (USMA), West Point, NY; the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA), Annapolis, MD; the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA), Colorado Springs, CO; and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA), Kings Point, NY. The fifth service academy, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA), New London, CT, does not require a congressional nomination for appointment.

Congressman Keller may nominate up to ten individuals for each vacant academy slot allotted to our district. To request a Military Academy Nomination from our office, please complete the form below. Best wishes to you as you pursue your goal of attending one of the U.S. Service Academies and serving our country.

The deadline date for completed application to be received in the office is October 14, 2021.
The date for the review board is to be determined details of location and time for your interview will be sent to you on a later date.

Please direct any and all question regarding the application process my Williamsport office at 570-322-3961.  Completed applications can be mailed to:


Congressman Fred Keller

Service Academy Nomination

1020 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 1A

Williamsport, PA 17701

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An appointment to the Service Academies is based on a desire by the candidate to devote a lifetime of military service and implies recognition by the appointee of an obligation to the government to devote him / herself to a military career.

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All applicants for the Class of 2026 MUST ensure the applications are received in the office, by Thursday, October 14, to Congressman Keller's Williamsport Office at 1020 Commerce Park Dr., Suite 1A, Williamsport, PA 17701, ATTN: Ann Kaufman/Military Academy Nomination. If you have further questions, you may contact the Williamsport office at 570-322-3961.

  • Application
  • List of extra curricular activities and leadership responsibilities
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • An essay as to why you wish to attend your desired military academy. (500 Words Max)
  • ACT and/or SAT scores 
  • Official School Transcript

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