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NROTC Scholarship Opportunities


National Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

National Scholarship Application Process



Two and Three-Year Eligibility Requirements

Same basic requirements as the National scholarship with the following additional requirements;

  • Must have at least 30 semester hours (45 quarter hours) but no more than 120 semester hours (180 quarter hours).
  • Must have a minimum college GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Must be admitted to or in process of gaining admittance to school affiliated with the Navy ROTC Unit from which they are being nominated.

Navy or Nurse Option Two and Three-Year Scholarship Application Process

You must apply via the Navy ROTC unit of the university you wish to attend.

You must conduct an Navy ROTC Applicant Fitness Assessment (AFA) and provide your scores to the Navy ROTC Unit from which they are seeking a nomination in order for their application to be considered complete and forwarded for consideration by the selection board.

See the following links for details of how to conduct the AFA:

To apply you must complete the application below, obtain the required documents and submit your application to the Professor of Naval Science and the university you wish to attend.

Contents of application:

Marine Option Two and Three-Year Scholarship Application Process

Applicants must contact the Marine Office Instructor at the Navy ROTC Unit they are planning on attending for details on the application process.

Two and Three-Year Scholarship Supplemental Forms



  • Applicants selected from students already attending or accepted by colleges with Navy ROTC programs
  • Provides uniforms and Naval Science textbooks.
  • College Program students selected for "advanced standing" receive a stipend for maximum of 20 months. Advance standing is only available starting the junior year of college. Stipend per academic month is $350 junior year and $400 senior year.
    • Students will complete naval science and other university courses, a few specific university courses, and attend one summer training session
    • Normally at sea for Navy midshipmen
    • Normally at Quantico, VA for Marine Corps midshipmen
  • On graduation, two- and four-year College Program midshipmen may be commissioned ensigns in the Naval Service or second lieutenants in the Marine Corps


Navy Option Only

Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Scholarship Program

Marine Option Only

Frederick C. Branch Leadership Scholarship

General Pedro Del Valle Leadership Scholarship


NROTC Preparatory Scholarship Reservations

NROTC Preparatory Scholarship Reservations (NPSR) Program

  Last Updated:  April 28th, 2020  
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