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.

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Scholarship Portal

The Four Year Scholarship process is handled online. 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 applied to Room and Board
  • All Academic Fees
  • Text Book Allowance – Up to $1200 per 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
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  • 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 920 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 Cadet Leaders Course (CLC) 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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