Flying Dog
Back to Index

Army ROTC Four-Year Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Headquarters
U.S. Army Cadet Command
55 Patch Road
Fort Monroe, VA 23651
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and high school seniors, graduates or college freshmen with at least four years of college remaining who wish to attend one of 600 colleges and earn a commission. Recipients must serve in the Army for four to eight years after graduation.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.

NROTC Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Naval Service Training Command Officer Development
NAS Pensacola
250 Dallas Street
Pensacola, FL 32508-5220
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are at least 17 years old as of September 1 of their first year of college, no older than 23 on June 30 of that first year and must be younger than 27 at the time of anticipated graduation. Students must attend an NROTC college and have no moral or personal convictions against military service. Those interested in the Navy program, including Nurse-option, must have an SAT critical reading score of 530 and a math score of 520 or an ACT score of 22 in English and 22 in math. For the Marine Corps option, students must have an SAT composite score of 1000 or an ACT composite score of 22. Applicants must also meet all Navy or Marine Corps physical standards.

Amount: Full tuition and fees, books, uniforms and monthly stipend
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. Contact information for regional offices is available online.

Youth Education Summit
Sponsor: Friends of NRA
Field Operations Division
Event Support Coordinator
11250 Waples Mill Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
Eligibility: Students must be a high school sophomore or junior and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Membership in the NRA is not required. Most applicants have strong interests in shooting sports, American history, government or the military. Students from Alaska, North Carolina, Oregon, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia must attend the state Y.E.S. program before being considered for the national summit.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 13
How to apply: Applications are available online and include a three-page essay, a short personal statement, a high school transcript and three letters of recommendation.