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    AROTC Scholarship Chances

    I know it's the time of year when there are a decent amount of these, but I just want a second (or third or fourth) opinion on how likely I am to get a scholarship. I'm a girl Going into Pre-med 9-12 GPA: 3.8 SAT: 1260 (640 Writting/ grammar, 620 math) Letters: Marching Band/Color Guard...
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    National Scholarship Winner

    I won a 4-year national scholarship out of high school. I am now an MSIII. Does this guarantee that I'll get active duty if I put in for it? My PMS said he never heard of a 4 year winner not getting active.
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    National Guard and ROTC

    Sorry if these questions seem silly, but our family is new to the military world and some of the information we’ve received has been confusing and at times conflicting, so I was hoping the forum could help simplify the info and break it down into terms I understand. :) My son is currently a...
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    Guarantee Active Duty?

    I'm an MSIII cadet in Army ROTC. I know some scholarships are guaranteed National Guard and Reserves. Are there any scholarships that are guaranteed active? PS I am already contracted. Can I get that contract changed to guaranteed active duty if that option exists?
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    SMP CDT Minuteman

    Hi Everyone, I just got my nomination from CASA regarding my minuteman scholarship. I have gone through the entire MEPS process and have qualified. Does anyone know how many Minuteman scholarships are handed out to each state? Currently an MSIII CDT, 3.05 GPA, Neuroscience major with a lot of...
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    Possible DQ?

    Hello, I'm an MSII at my AROTC Battalion, in the process of getting my NG Minuteman scholarship and contracting, and this one condition I have is making me really worried about my upcoming physical in literally 2 days. I have IgA Nephropathy (Berger's Disease) and I found out about this back in...
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    Hello all, So, I basically spend my life at a horse barn a lot, go to the gym and do volunteer work at the thoroughbred track a day a week. It’s obviously probably not going to help me with a ROTC high school scholarship. So, my question is, what are things that help to get the scholarship...
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    The "Typical Week" Essay for the Army ROTC Scholarship

    Question 2 is this: "State below in the space provided how you spend your time in a typical week during the school year. For Example, how many extra hours do you spend: at school, doing homework, engaged in athletic activities, engaged in extracurricular activities (i.e. clubs), engaged in...
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    4-year ROTC Scholarship

    I'm a little confused as to how the 4-year ROTC scholarship works and have a few questions about it. I'm applying for AROTC and am a rising senior in highschool Does the 4-year scholarship always cover either tuition or room+board, or is it based on the total cost? Does the AROTC scholarship...
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    How does school selection work for ROTC scholarships?

    I’d like to preface this by saying I’m a rising senior who is in the process of applying to Army ROTC. I am trying to decide how to rank the schools on my list, but it’s hard to find definitive details about how the scholarships work in regards to different schools. If I list 7 schools, what...
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    Scholarship uniform stipend

    DS received the NROTC National Scholarship and I know he will get reimbursed for the uniform fee. He is attending Norwich which is a Corps of Cadet SMA. Will he be refunded the full costs of the uniform fee (roughly $2300) or just the portion of Navy uniforms he receives? TIA
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    Is it more competitive to get a 4 year scholarship (AROTC) at Texas A&M than say a regular non SMC

    Is it more competitive to get a 4 year scholarship (AROTC) at Texas A&M than say a regular non SMC college?
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    AFROTC Type 1 CICS Scholarship Questions

    Hello all! I am a college freshman that just finished up my first year and yesterday I received word that I was selected for a type 1 AFROTC CICS (commanders in-college scholarship). I had a meeting with my detachment's NCO's but I didn't get all of my questions answered because they weren't...
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    4 Year Scholarship for OSU NROTC

    Would I be competitive for an NROTC Scholarship? I have a 34 ACT, 35 Superscore, 3.8 UW GPA, and I was varsity swim (FR, SOPH, JR), and water polo (JR). However, my leadership positions and Service opportunities are less than stellar. I've held a job but it was during the summer, and I'm also...
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    Declined a ARTOC Scholarship, but still wants to be a Officer in the Army

    Hello! I recently was declined an AROTC 2019-2020 scholarship from the third board. My first choice school is The Citadel and is basically my only choice. I knew I wasnt probably going to get the 4yr but had hopes of a 3yr. I will be attending The Citadel this upcoming fall 2019 and want a...
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    Can you keep an AROTC scholarship while injured?

    I have received an appointment to USMA and a full 4-year AROTC scholarship to a civilian college. Unfortunately, I tore my ACL recently and will need surgery on it which will disqualify me for 12 months. I know that at this point, USMA is out of the picture, but I still have hopes for AROTC...
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    Injury Before Starting ROTC

    I recieved a type 1 AFROTC scholarship for starting at my dream school this fall. Life is great. Except... I have this bucket list trip idea to take a week(s) long adventure (ADV), offroad, dualsport, camping small motorcycle adventure through a part of the Trans America Trail (not alone) early...
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    NROTC Scholarship Acceptance?

    I am attending SUNY Maritime in the fall, and I applied for an NROTC scholarship. I got everything in on time and I was wondering if anybody has heard back yet or knows how I will be notified. My cousin who got his scholarship to MIT last year said he heard back around this time. Thanks.
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    AROTC School of intent

    I was recently selected for the third board as a 4-year scholarship winner. I am beyond grateful I have been selected for this. Tears came down as I opened my portal. However, I only received it to one school on my list of intent. I am going to visit every school I was accepted into over the...
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    Will it help my waitlist chances if I notify the college that I received AROTC scholarship?

    I was notified that I won a 4-year scholarship today to my dream college, but I was also waitlisted today for said college. Will it increase my chances of getting off the waitlist if I tell undergrad admissions and their ROTC cadre about it? Would it hurt?