Joshua Budig, a student at Cedarcrest High School, is one of nine students to be nominated by 1st District Congresswoman Suzan DelBene, to a U.S. military academy.
Budig will enter the U.S. Air Force Academy following his graduation from Cedarcrest this year.
Every year, DelBene nominates a limited number of students to the U.S. Air Force Academy, Naval Academy, West Point Military Academy and Merchant Marine Academy. The honor of attending a military service academy comes with a commitment to service for a minimum of five years upon graduation.
“Being accepted to serve in a military academy is a major accomplishment, and I’m glad to see nine First District students receive such a highly competitive honor,” DelBene said.
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