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    NROTC PRT Question?

    I am going to start my application process soon and I had a quick question. Overall, how important is this to your application. I looked at the scoring sheet and I am a little confused if it is a pass/fail type of thing or not?
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    NROTC 4 year vs 3 year odds?

    Hi again, I am currently a high school junior who is going to apply for the nrotc scholarship. I’ve read last year that they decreased the amount of 4 year scholarhships. Is this true? I am only asking because I don’t come from a wealthy family and these out of school states would cost way to...
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    NROTC HS Class of 2022 questions

    Hi, I am currently a junior in high school and had a few questions to people who have received nrotc scholarships in the past. 1. When should I first reach out to my recruiter? 2. Is there a benefit to applying earlier, let’s say in the summer, vs in the winter? 3. How do you coordinate...
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    NROTC Essay Analysis

    Does anyone mind reading over my NROTC application essay and giving me any advice? Whether it be grammatical or content related. Thanks! Discuss your reasons for wanting to become a Naval Officer. Specifically comment on leadership positions you've held, the challenges you have faced and the...
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    2.0 at USNA vs 2.5 NROTC

    Why does Big Navy have different GPA requirements for NROTC mids and navy mids? NROTC mids take the same classes and often have worse professors. Is there logic behind this?
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    NROTC Scholarship Chances???

    Hi everyone, bear with me, it's my first time here. I'm currently a high school junior, and I'm considering applying for the NROTC scholarship next year. (I'm also a girl and a minority, don't know if that would help or hurt, so let me know). I was also considering applying to USNA, but then I...
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    NROTC OI Questions (Same Answers allowed?)

    Hey everyone, as you can probably infer from the title, I'm curious, would it look negative on ourselves if we give the same answers as our last officer interview? For context: I am reapplying for the national scholarship, and I already did an officer interview this past January (Pre-Covid, the...
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    NROTC Marine Option Interview

    I am going in to meet with a Marine Staff Sergeant in regards to my pursuit of an NROTC Marine Option Scholarship. I only got the ball rolling on this process a few days ago and have not started an official application yet, the SSgt said I would be able to do that once we met. Has anyone had a...
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    Joining NROTC as a Sophomore

    Hey everyone, I'm reapplying for the NROTC National Scholarship for the San Diego Unit, and if that doesn't work out I plan to join as a College Programmer. Does anyone have any experience joining a Unit a year or two later? What kind of effects does it have on you as a MIDN? Are you really far...
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    NROTC Fitness Test Help ASAP

    Hi, I am taking my fitness test for NROTC scholarship tomorrow and am concerned I have the wrong form. When on the website the fitness test instructions state I run a 1.5 mi. But the score sheet only has slot for 1mi. Am I looking at the right thing? Idk if it’s the correct sheet and which is...
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    Transferring to NROTC School from CC possible?

    Hello everyone, I am currently enrolled for the Fall Semester 2020 at my local community college and was wondering if it was possible/if anyone has gone to ROTC after one semester or year from community college. My main concern is that transferring to an NROTC school even if I got the...
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    PFT Date, Interview, and overall NROTC MO Scholarship

    I got an email this morning regarding the NROTC MO Scholarship application from the Executive Officer for my state. I was informed that my official PFT date is set for October 3rd, “followed by a professional interview.” I have a few questions regarding the PFT and interview: - Because of...
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    NROTC - Marines - Ambitious Academic Plans - LIFE Questions

    Good evening, Everyone. Hope all of you are staying safe through COVID. In my prior posts, I've been asking questions about MOS's and all sorts of big ambitious ideas / plans that are YEARS down the road for someone who is just starting college in August. However, I was sitting around my house...
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    NROTC Application Essays

    Hello! I’m applying for the NROTC scholarship and I need some help on my essays for the volunteer work, sports, and work experience. I’m having trouble thinking of enough stuff to write and how to word it to make it sound the best. If anyone can help me, I would greatly appreciate it...
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    NROTC in CA

    Howdy y’all, There are so many schools in California w NROTC (state with most from my perspective). How are the schools in CA with NROTC? Any input would be great! Which do you think are some of the best here?
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    Medical Waiver Question (Retained Hardware)

    Hello all, So obviously I know you all don’t have the whole picture of the situation, but I’ll try to detail it as best as I can. I’m in NROTC, about to commission at the end of the year. I’ve already had one DODMERB physical and been in perfect health. But this summer, I broke my arm...
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    More than 30 credits of Community College for application to USNA, or less for NROTC application?

    Hello. Sorry if this has already been posted before, but when I looked, I didn't find anything that answers my question. I will be a Junior this coming fall, and in addition to applying for the Naval Academy, I also plan to apply for NROTC. In sophomore year alone, I earned 17 credits worth of...
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    When applying for NROTC, do you apply to the college through NROTC or are they separate?

    For those that have also applied for NROTC, do you apply to the college and NROTC separately? Or do you apply for the college through NROTC? Does the application process also have what's the equivalent of a BGO?
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    Medical Waiver for NROTC College Program

    Hello, When I was applying for the USNA, DoDMERB deemed me medically disqualified but said I may be eligible for a medical waiver. Because I was not offered appointment to USNA this year, they did not proceed to review my medical history. So, I was wondering how I could obtain a medical waiver...
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    AFROTC/NROTC - Careers out of Electrical Engineering

    I've searched this forum and found a lot of incredibly helpful peers and intuitive lines of questioning so I figured I'd shoot my own, Thank you for your time and consideration. I am currently 26 and enrolled at a local college, in order to transfer to one of my state colleges for Electrical...