Monroe, GA – Congressman Jody Hice (GA-10), in coordination with Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue and the Georgia Congressional Delegation, is inviting Georgia students to attend the annual statewide U.S. Military Service Academy Day on Saturday, April 28 at Dobbins Air Reserve Base. The intent of event, reported to be the largest its kind in the nation, is to familiarize students with the application and nomination process for applying to one of the military service academies.
“Our service academies are premiere institutions, designed to educate, train, and inspire the next generation of military officers,” Hice said in a press release. “I encourage students to attend this important, informational event, which brings together representatives from the United States Air Force, Naval, Military, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine Academies.”
The Military Service Academy Day is free and open to students in grade eigth through 12th. The event will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Dobbins Air Reserve Base at 1408 Dobbins Place, Dobbins ARB, Marietta, GA 30069. Guests may arrive as early as 9:00 AM to clear security and to visit information tables. Due to the restrictions at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, all who plan to attend must register online no later than Monday, April 23rd at 5:00 p.m. Each person, including parents, who will attend Academy Day must register due to the requirements for entry onto the military base.
What: Military Service Academy Day 2018
Who: America’s Service Academies Representatives and Students in Grades 8-12
When: Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 10:00-11:30 AM
Where: Dobbins Air Reserve Base
1408 Dobbins Place, Hangar 5
Marietta, GA 30069
Students who are unable to attend may visit Congressman Hice’s website for more information about academy nominations.