CAMPUS-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS


 

Get Started:

Sign up for MS139: Leadership & Confidence Building (1-credit) and MS269: Army Physical Fitness Training (1-credit) to enroll in the ROTC program and learn how to apply for a 2-   3-, or 4-year campus-based scholarship.

Contact:

For assistance in applying for a campus-based scholarship, contact Mark Blumenthal, our Scholarships and Enrollment Officer, at arblumen@nmu.edu or (906) 227-2687.

 

 

 


 

 

 

 



ROTC CAMPUS-BASED SCHOLARSHIP

The ROTC Campus-Based Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship intended for college and transfer students who wish to commission as officers in the United States Army. Depending on your academic status during the time of application, there are two, three, and four year campus-based scholarships available.

BENEFITS

  • Full Tuition (2-, 3-, or 4-years) – May be applied to Room and Board 
  • All Academic Fees
  • Text Book Allowance – Up to $1200 a year
  • Monthly, tax-free living allowance (Ten months)
    • Freshman (MS I Cadets) = $300 per month
    • Sophomore (MS II Cadets) = $350 per month
    • Junior (MS III Cadets) = $450 per month
    • Senior (MS IV Cadets) = $500 per month

REQUIREMENTS

  • Be a US citizen
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 26
  • Have a high school GPA of at least 2.50
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Score a minimum of 920 on the SAT (math/verbal) or 19 on the ACT (excluding the required writing test scores)
  • Meet physical standards and pass an Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT) with a score of 180 or higher
  • Pass a DODMERB physical
  • Complete a security clearance
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in a Reserve component (Army reserve or Army National Guard)

COMMITMENT

  • Attend the 29-day Cadet Leaders Course (CLC) between your junior and senior years of college
  • An eight-year service commitment with the Army. This may be fulfilled by:
    • Serve full-time in the Army on Active Duty, if selected, for 4 years followed by 4 years of service in the National Guard, Army Reserve, or Inactive Ready Reserve (IRR).
    • Selected cadets may choose to serve part-time in the Army Reserve or Army National Guard while pursuing a civilian career. This includes a 3-6 month Active Duty term for initial training. Term of obligations begins at the time of commissioning.

 

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