If you're interested in attending college while learning what it takes to become an Army Officer, ROTC may be right for you. In addition to teaching you valuable leadership skills, military training, and discipline, ROTC can also provide you with money for tuition and other expenses through scholarships. Although there is no service obligation your first two years, you can decide to contract before your Junior year. Cadets who contract into the program receive additional benefits.
Other benefits cadets receive:
Cadets who commit to service in the National Guard upon completion of ROTC -OR- are already members in the NG are eligible for special benefits.
The high school Four-Year Scholarship is for high school students planning on attending a four-year college program. Contact your high school academic adviser or campus Military Science department for more information.
If you are applying for a scholarship, you first will need to create a MY GOARMY account. Once you create an account, you will be sent to the MY GOARMY Log In page. Once you can successfully login to MY GOARMY, you can use your newly created account information to login to the scholarship application site.
Initial Application Deadline is 10 January. All updates are required to be postmarked by 28 February. If you submit an application via the web, do not submit a hardcopy application as well!
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
-You must have one of our schools in the top-3 on your list.
-Must be a SAL (Scholar, Athlete, Leader) This means that you must put in your application what sports you played, academic clubs you are in, and if you are in any leadership clubs or an officer in any of the other activities.
- Must be able to get into the school...3.5 or better GPA with a 1330 SAT or 29 ACT is good.
-Shown an interest in the military by participating in JROTC or CAP.
-Has been able to stick with something longer then a year.
Orleans Battalion Army ROTC 504-865-5594 firstname.lastname@example.org