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Military Service Academy Nominations

 Class of 2027

Thank you for your interest in the U.S. Services Academies!

Please find more information on the application process below. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Academy Coordinator, Crystal Gilbert. She can be reached by email at or by phone at (770) 429-1776.

How to Apply:

1. Collect Required Documents (see list below)
2. Complete PDF application
3. Complete digital form below
4. Once you submit the digital form, you will receive an email from our office. Please respond to that email with your completed PDF application and required documents
5. Submit application

Documents Needed to Complete Application:

A. 3 references
B. 3 letters of recommendation from the 3 references listed on your application.
C. Digital Attached Photo 
D. Official School Transcript 
E. SAT/ACT Scores 
F. Essay 

The Nomination Process:

The application process for the U.S. Service Academies is extremely competitive. Be sure to apply with all of your nominating sources.

• Constituents of U.S. Representative Barry Loudermilk GA11:
• Both U.S. Senators
• The Vice President of the United States

Please note, each nominating source will have different application deadlines and requirements. Be sure to review each application packet thoroughly, so your application is correctly and timely filed. Late applications will not be considered.

Eligibility Requirements:

• Citizen of the United States
• Must be 17 years old, and not past your 23rd birthday
• Unmarried, without legal obligation to support dependents, and not pregnant
• Meet the physical requirements
• Meet the medical requirements

Four of the five U.S. Service Academies require a nomination from one of the above nominating sources. More information on each Service Academy, and eligibility requirements, can be found on the Academy websites.

U.S. Military Academy

U.S. Air Force Academy

U.S. Naval Academy

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

U.S. Coast Guard Academy (nomination not required)

Application for Congressman Loudermilk:

Class of 2029 Application

Congressman Loudermilk’s office will accept Service Academy Applications starting Monday, July 15, 2024. The final date to apply will be Friday, September 20, 2024, at 5:00 pm. If you are mailing your application to the Woodstock office location, be sure the shipment arrives by Friday, September 20, 2024, at 5:00 pm.

If you have any questions, please contact Crystal Gilbert by email at or by phone at (770) 429-1776.