Missouri 6th District Representative Sam Graves has announced the nominations for students for U.S. Military Academies. Qualifying students are selected to districts each year by members of the U.S. Congress.
Students nominated by Representative Graves are selected from an Academy Nominations Review Board made up of service academy graduates, veterans, and citizens of the Sixth District. All applicants are reviewed and nominated by the board before selected.
Ethan Holtman of Jefferson High School in Conception Junction and Iris Alvarez of Savannah were both nominated from the 6th District for the U.S. Military Academy. Gabe Watkins of Lathrop was nominated for the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.
A total of 16 nominations were made from the U.S. 6th District of Missouri.