Daines, Tester, Gianforte Announce 2018 Academy and ROTC Days in Montana

U.S. CONGRESS – Senators Steve Daines and Jon Tester and Congressman Greg Gianforte have announced the dates and times of their annual Academy and ROTC Days this year. The free events will take place in Great Falls, Missoula and Billings and are open to Montana students interested in attending a military academy or pursuing a career in the military. 

These events give students and their families the opportunity to discuss the military academy application process with representatives from Daines’, Tester’s and Gianforte’s offices, as well as 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 the ROTC. 

Saturday, April 28, 2018 

8:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Montana Air National Guard

Building 64

2800 Airport Avenue B

Saturday, May 19, 2018

9:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Missoula Armed Forces

Reserve Center

9283 Running West Road

Saturday, May 12, 2018 

9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Billings Army

Reserve Center

1430 Broadwater Avenue

Applying to a military academy can be a long and complex process and requires at least one nomination, usually from a member of Congress. Academy Days give students, parents and educators the ability to meet with academy experts so they can get the information and advice they need to successfully navigate this process.  

For more information about applying to a military academy you can visit Daines’Tester’s or Gianforte’s websites. If students or parents have any questions regarding these events please contact:

Gilda Clancy: 406.443.3189 (DAINES)
Bruce Knutson (406) 449-5401 (TESTER)
Mike Waters (406) 969-1736 (GIANFORTE)

To download a flier for the event click HERE.