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Scholarship Opportunities

A College Diploma and So Much More

Through classes and field training, Army ROTC provides you with the tools to become an Army Officer without interfering with your other classes. ROTC also provides you with discipline and money for tuition while enhancing your college experience.

College Student Scholarships

If you are currently in college and would like to explore Army ROTC, there are several scholarship options available.VU football game

Three-year Scholarship

If you have already completed one year and are looking for an even greater college experience, the U.S. Army three-year scholarship may be for you. Find out more here.

Two-year Scholarship

Do you have only two years left to complete your college requirements? You still have time to get tuition assistance and become an Officer upon completion of Army ROTC.

Dedicated Reserve and National Guard Scholarships

The 2, 2.5, and 3-year Dedicated United States Army Reserve or Army National Guard ROTC scholarship pays full tuition, academic fees, a $1,200 annual book allowance, and a monthly stipend that begins at $350/month for sophomores.

Benefits of a Reserve Scholarship:

  • Provides opportunity to serve state & nation
  • Guarantees reserve forces duty
  • Belong to something "bigger" than yourself
  • Provides leadership experience (officer trainee)
  • Exciting experiences compared to civilian lifestyle
  • Many employers seek those with military experience
  • Camaraderie
  • Receive Time In Service for pay; earns retirement points
  • Great financial assistance! Up to $1,900/month plus tuition or room & board
  • Eligible for federal tuition assistance
  • Eligible for state tuition assistance (Army National Guard)
  • Retirement benefits with Reserve Component career

Requirements for the Reserve Scholarships:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 26
  • Have a university GPA of at least 2.50
  • Meet physical standards (medical screening)
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army