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    How likely am I get an AFROTC scholarship?

    This fall I will be a high school senior. I am not particularly concerned about my academics, I am a little concerned about my fitness, and I am very concerned about my leadership experience. I have a 1410 on the SAT, although I am scheduled to take it again in September and I have gotten...
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    How is/are the culture/people in the Army?

    I am interested in doing Army ROTC (In part because my partial color blindness narrows my options), but I have heard some very negative things about the Army and the people in it. I have heard that they tend to be not only less intelligent but also are worse people that one wouldn't want to...
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    I have "mild" red/green color blindness; How does this limit my options for ROTC?

    I am interested in doing ROTC, but I am concerned about my "mild" red-green color blindness. My diagnosis of "mild" red-green color blindess came from an online test, not an official examination. My first choice would be Navy, but I am willing to do ROTC for any branch of the military. I have...
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    Will I get an Army ROTC Scholarship?

    Hey Everyone, I am a rising senior in high school, and I was hoping you all could give me some insight into my chances of being offered an Army ROTC Scholarship. I scored 1410 on the SAT (I plan to retake it in September. I have been scoring 1450 or so on practice tests), I have a 3.82...
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    High school Junior looking for ROTC

    Hi, I am currently a Junior in Highschool looking for a college to enroll in with an ROTC program. My main goal is to make the military my career and have thought long and hard on wanting to study Military Science. My whole life I’ve wanted to serve and am really eager for this new journey! I’ve...
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    Getting a ROTC Scholarship

    Can I get the 4 year ROTC scholarship with a 3.2 gpa ,that will go up when final grades are posted for this semester, and a 25 ACT, that I’m taking again to hopefully get a better score soon, as an upcoming senior in high school. I’m also a Varsity athlete, involved with STUCO, and I’m apart of...
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    When do I choose what ROTC Program I want to enroll in at VMI? Did I do so Accidentally Already?

    I believe that VMI sent me some admissions paperwork, and I put down my intent to enroll in Navy ROTC. However, after re-examining what I wanted to get out of my military service, my parents and I decided that I should do Army ROTC. If the paperwork that they sent me is when I locked-in my...
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    Life Question!!!

    I'm currently in my freshman year of college and I'm transferring down to the big school this spring in order to finish out my Bachelors. I wan't to become a fighter pilot for the Air Force. I was thinking of joining ROTC at the big school cause the small affiliate school I attend doesn't offer...
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    AROTC Transfer Process Post-Enrollment

    Our DS was awarded a 3-year national scholarship last year. Unfortunately, the college he chose was not a good fit (no academic or disciplinary issues), so he has moved on to another (yes, much more expensive) school that is in a different Brigade. I understand that all the paperwork to move...
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    AFROTC 4 Year Type 7 Scholarship

    I got offered a 4 year type 7 scholarship for a technical major. When I completed the application through Holm center, I had my major preferences as General Studies (because Kinesiology my desired major was not available in the drop down list), Computer Science, and Aerospace Engineering...
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    How will ROTC work with coronavirus and quarantine?

    Since I am possibly going to be doing AROTC this upcoming year, I can’t help but wonder what it’s like considering quarantine and covid-19. Is it still just the classes but online and pft by yourself at home?
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    When to get DD 368 for ROTC?

    Since my last thread didn't garner any answers, I'm trying to ask a more broad question about my situation. At what point do AROTC students serving in reserve components of the military need to acquire a dd386 from their service? Is it as soon as they start taking ROTC classes? After their...
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    Enlisted Air Force Reserve join Army ROTC?

    I'm an enlisted airman in the reserves. I'm in the second year of my six year contract. I am going back to college and also looking into commissioning. My first thought was to find an AFROTC detachment at colleges near me. I know for certain that someone is able to do both af reserves and...
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    I need some ROTC help/advice concerning the national scholarship and uc Berkeley

    I won the national award for a 3 year army ROTC scholarship at several schools. At this point in time, it looks like I will be deciding to attend UC Berkeley, with George Washington University as a runner up. I am unsure as what I would like to do in the future, but I am very interested in...
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    Chance me Army ROTC Scholarship?

    Hi everyone, I am a high school junior and I'm wanting to know my chances at a 4 year AROTC Scholarship. Here are my stats: 1. 3.85 unweighted GPA, 4.25 weighted (on 5.0 scale) 2. 1220 SAT 3. 3 AP classes taken so far, I signed up for 5 next year 4. 42 pushups/min, 46 situps/min, 5:17 timed mile...
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    Recieved 4-Year Army ROTC Scholarship (UNG or The Citadel), Planning to Re-Apply to SA's (Likely WP)

    Background: To begin with, I have dreamed of attending one of the SA's since I first learned about them my Freshman Year in high school. They seemed to be the best opportunity in the world to me: a top education with extensive military training and a guaranteed career in the military upon...
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    AROTC -> NROTC

    Howdy y’all, If I join AROTC in college, is it reasonable to still apply to my top choice of another SA branch? (Will this put me behind other applicants for USAFA/USNA? Will I still be able to get a nom from AROTC to USNA?) Thank you.
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    NROTC (Marine Corps v Navy)

    Howdy y’all, I was curious whether how the route one chooses for NROTC (Marine Corps v Navy v Navy Nurse) affects his/her ROTC experience in college... Does everybody in NROTC train together, participating in the same activities, regardless of which path in the navy ppl choose? Or do they...
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    VMI NROTC Commissioning?

    I will be attending VMI this fall (or whenever COVID-19 finally lets up), and I am planning to pursue a commission in the Navy. However, I didn't pick up the 4-year scholarship. I am going in as a Tier 3 Major (History), and I don't want to force myself to pursue a Tier-1 Major because I know...
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    Dealing With SA Regret

    I see it a lot in the posts on this site, and I can say that I have been there myself... "I regret not going to a service academy". I spent most of high school a good application. I about as close to an appointment as you can get, the letter was sitting on the liaison officer's desk in...
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