Army ROTC Scholarships

Army ROTC scholarships can be a great way to help you achieve you higher education goals and become a leader. ROTC scholarships are merit-based awards offered to top high school and college applicants.

Army ROTC scholarships range from 2-4 years depending on graduation date.

All scholarship recipients enjoy the same benefits: 

  • 100% payment of tuition or $10,000 for room and board per year
  • A $600 per-semester cadet book allowance
  • A tax-free monthly stipend of up to $500

To apply for a scholarship you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen 
  • Be between 17 and 26.
  • Have a high school GPA of at least 2.50 
  • Be a high school graduate or equivalent 
  • Score a minimum of 920 on the SAT (math/verbal) or 19 on the ACT (excluding the required test scores)
  • Meet physical standards 
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on active duty or in a reserve component (Army Reserve or Army National Guard) 

Your Commitment:

  • Serve full time in the Army for four years and four years with the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR) or
  • Choose to serve part time for six years in the Army Reserve or National Guard while pursuing a civilian career.
  • Either option incurs an eight-year service commitment to the Army.

You can apply for an Army ROTC Scholarship by c reating an account and following the application instructions.