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AROTC & Signing Bonus Upon Contracting

Discussion in 'ROTC' started by Future2LtMom, Mar 1, 2013.

  1. Future2LtMom

    Future2LtMom Member

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    Is it possible for a cadet to receive a signing bonus upon contracting, or is that only available for enlisted personnel? Just trying to have a possible plan in place for DS to pay any student loans if he doesn't receive a scholarship.
     
  2. kinnem

    kinnem Moderator 5-Year Member

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    I've never heard of such a thing happening, which is different than saying it doesn't happen. I would be surprised to see it happen even in good budget times with a major war on, so I wouldn't expect it to be even a possibility now. However, my wife reminds me I've been wrong from time to time.
     
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    clarksonarmy Recruiting Operations Officer at Clarkson Army 5-Year Member

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  4. Future2LtMom

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    Wives tend to be good at that! :shake:
     
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    @Clarkson -- thanks! I didn't think it was a possibility, but it doesn't hurt to ask.
     
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    Aglahad 5-Year Member

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    Never, at least not that I have heard of and definitely not in this day and age with the budget cuts. :eek:

    There is SLRP (Student Loan Repayment Program) which could be of use for future loans.
     
  7. Future2LtMom

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    Ok,thanks. I'll research that in case we end up having to look at that as an option.
     

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