Department of Military Science

High School Scholarship

Army ROTC High School (4-Year or 3-Year) Scholarships

This scholarship is for high school seniors (or individuals that will receive their GED) that are planning to enter college as a freshman the fall following their senior year in high school.

The scholarship pays:

Full tuition plus mandatory fees
A $1200 per year book allowance
A stipend based on academic status during the academic year
$300 per month for Freshmen
$350 per month for Sophomores
$450 for Juniors
$500 for Seniors

Important information:

Applications are available on-line at the Cadet Command website. Deadline for applications is January 10th of your senior year.

Eligibility Criteria

High School Scholarships:

Be a US Citizen.

Be 17 by October of the semester you are entering college and must not reach 31 years of age before December 31st of the year you graduate from college and receive your commission

Have a minimum high school GPA of 2.5

Be a high school graduate or possess an equivalent certificate by September of the year you will enter college

Have no moral or personal conviction that will prevent you from:

Bearing arms

Supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States

Receive a waiver for any arrest or civil conviction (if applicable)

Although medical qualification is not required to be eligible to receive a scholarship offer, medical qualification is required in order to receive the scholarship benefits.

To receive the scholarship benefits you must also agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in a Reserve Component (Army National Guard, or U.S. Army Reserve) upon graduation and receipt of your commission.