Tester, Daines, Zinke to Host Academy Days

(MONTANA) — Senator Jon Tester, Senator Steve Daines and Congressman Ryan Zinke are inviting Montana middle and high school students to Academy Days in Missoula, Great Falls and Billings.  Interested students can attend these free events to learn about pursuing careers in the U.S. military.   

Representatives from Tester, Daines and Zinke’s office will be joined by officials from the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and ROTC. 


Saturday, April 11, 2015
Armed Forces Center
9383 Running W Road
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Great Falls

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Montana Air National Guard
2800 Airport Avenue B Building 64
10:00 a.m. 


Saturday, May 9, 2015
National Guard and Reserve Center
2917 Gabel Road
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

A nomination, usually from a member of Congress, is the first step in applying to one of the military academies. 

For more information about applying for academies or these events, please contact:

Bruce Knutson (Tester)  | 406.449.5401
Cari Kent (Daines)  | 406.453.0148
Zach Gambill (Zinke)  | 406.502.1435