Senator Jon Tester nominated the following students based on their academic achievement, leadership, community service and participation in extracurricular activities.

“Every year I look forward to nominating Montana’s very best students to our nation’s military service academies,” Tester said.  “Montana has a rich tradition of military service, and I’m proud of all young folks who dedicate themselves in service to our country.  I congratulate these talented, hardworking young leaders and look forward to their future success.”

Jonathan Eastwood, Belgrade High School
U.S. Air Force Academy

Luke Halliburton, Glacier High School
U.S. Naval Academy
Chance Wessel, Bozeman High School
U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Montanans interested in applying for a military academy nomination in the future are encouraged to do so online at Tester’s website.