Marquette Senior High Student

You can apply for a National Scholarship online, by creating your account at the GoArmy link below.  The deadline is Dec. 31 of your senior year in high school.

Create your GOARMY account
Scholarship Portal

 For questions regarding the online application process call 1-888-251-6983 or email

For assistance in applying, contact Mark Blumenthal, Scholarships and Enrollment Officer, at or (906) 227-2687.










The National Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship intended for high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college program. This program allows you to have a full college experience while developing leadership skills vital to success in both military and civilian careers.


  • Full Tuition
    • May be converted to $10, 000 for Room and Board
  • All Academic Fees
  • Text Book Allowance – $600 per semester
  • $420 Stipend - monthly, tax-free living allowance (Ten months)

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  • NMU ROTC Room and Board Grant
  • National Scholarship Winners receive the following:
    • A Double Occupancy Room in a traditional residence hall
    • An NMU Meal Plan - Base Required
    • Contact Military Science for additional eligibility criteria and details



  • 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 prior to college enrollment
  • Score a minimum of 1000 on the SAT (math/verbal) or 19 on the ACT (excluding the required writing test scores)
  • Meet physical standards and pass a basic Army Physical Fitness Test
  • 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)


  • Attend the 29-day Advanced Course between your junior and senior years of college
  • Accept a commission to serve on Active Duty or the Reserve Component upon completion of the required academic and ROTC courses
  • An eight-year service commitment with the Army. This may be fulfilled by:
    • Serving 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)
    • Serving 8 years in a National Guard or Army Reserve that includes a 3-6 month Active Duty term for initial training. Term of obligations begins at the time of commissioning



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