Service Academy Nominations
Nominating young Delawareans to our nation’s prestigious service academies is one of Senator Coons’ most privileged responsibilities as a United States Senator. To qualify, applicants must be:
- unmarried citizens of the United States with no dependents and;
- at least 17 years old but not past their 23rd birthday on the first of July of the year they wish to be admitted and;
- a resident of Delaware. You, or your parents, must claim Delaware as your primary state of residence.
If you're interested in being nominated for a service academy, please complete the form below to request an application packet from our office. You should also contact the Service Academies in which you are interested to request an application by clicking on the appropriate link above.
If you have any questions, please contact Desiree Burritt of our Dover office by phone at (302) 736-5601 or by email at Desiree_Burritt@coons.senate.gov
The application period for nominations to the Class of 2018 has closed. We will begin accepting nomination requests for the Class of 2019 on April 15, 2014.