High School Graduation/ROTC

blinksos

Member
Hi! I'm a high school senior waiting to hear back from the NROTC boards about a scholarship. If, by chance, I do get it, is there anything special we get to wear at our high school graduation? For example, my friend who graduated two years ago was enlisting in the Marine Corps and left for bootcamp not that long after graduation. He got a robe (or sash, I can't remember for sure) to wear, and I didn't know if that was just for enlisted people, or ROTC people as well?
Thanks!
 
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TWITHP

Member
I believe that is school specific for recognizing those that are planning to serve. DS wore Red, White, and Blue Cords with his robe for NROTC. Check with your school's Guidance department.
 

blinksos

Member
I believe that is school specific for recognizing those that are planning to serve. DS wore Red, White, and Blue Cords with his robe for NROTC. Check with your school's Guidance department.
I actually just received my TWE, but thank you for answere anyways!
 

TWITHP

Member
DS did not get the scholarship either. He joined as a College Programmer. It should not be about the money, but rather about your commitment to serve and the High School recognizing that.
 

blinksos

Member
DS did not get the scholarship either. He joined as a College Programmer. It should not be about the money, but rather about your commitment to serve and the High School recognizing that.
can't believe i didn't see this until now, but i agree completely. currently am a college programmer, and incredibly happy.
 
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