Military Service Academy Nominations

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.

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:

Welcome Class of 2027. Please find below the links to the Instruction Page and the Autofill Application. Be sure to use the checklist on the Instruction Page and have all documentation completed when the application is submitted to Congressman Loudermilk’s office.

Completed application packets can be submitted in person or mailed to the Woodstock office address:

 U.S. Representative Barry Loudermilk
Attn: Crystal Gilbert
9898 Highway 92
Suite 100
Woodstock, GA 30188

For packets that are mailed, be sure to contact Ms. Gilbert if you have not received a receipt confirmation email within 5 to 7 days after mailing.

Fully completed applications are due by Friday, September 9, 2022, at 5:00 pm. If you are mailing your packet be sure that it will arrive by Friday, September 9, 2022.

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


Class of 2027 Instruction Page

Class of 2027 Service Academy Instructions