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Service Academy Fair Set For June 17 in Branchburg

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FLEMINGTON, N.J. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he will hold his annual Service Academy Information Fair for Seventh Congressional District high school students on Saturday, June 17 at Raritan Valley Community College.  Lance’s annual event allows students to meet with academy officials to learn more about the admissions process and how to pursue their interests in serving the Nation.
 
“It is an honor every year to meet the young people who step forward to be considered for appointment to one of our Nation’s service academies.  I consider it a great responsibility to nominate talented students to serve our country,” said Lance.  “The academy fair allows students and parents to talk directly with service academy admissions representatives to have their questions answered and gain an understanding of the competitive application process.  I hope all interested high school students will attend.  I enjoy getting to know these young leaders.”
 
WHAT:         Congressman Lance’s 2017 Service Academy Information Fair
 
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WHERE:       Raritan Valley Community College (Conference Center)
                        118 Lamington Road in Branchburg

WHEN:         10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 17
 

Representatives from the U.S. Military Academy, the United States Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, the Merchant Marine Academy and the Coast Guard Academy are expected to participate. Additionally, representatives from Lance’s congressional staff will be available to answer questions from students about the nominating process. 

Lance’s service academy fair is free and open to all Seventh District high school students.  Student should register in advance at lance.house.gov/academyday.  Students with questions should contact John Malone by email at john.malone@mail.house.gov for more information.

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