Army ROTC

Scholarships

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National and Merit-Based Scholarships and Incentives

Army ROTC and Wright State University offer a variety of merit-based scholarships and incentives for Army ROTC cadets. Whether you're a college-bound high school student or already attending a college or university, Army ROTC has scholarships available. Scholarships are awarded based on a student's merit and grades, not financial need.

Scholarships consist of:

  • Two, three, and four-year scholarship options based on the time remaining to complete your degree
  • Up to full-tuition scholarships
  • The option for room and board in place of tuition, if you should qualify
  • Additional allowances for books and fees

Typical scholarships and incentives pay for:

  • Tuition and all required fees
  • $1200 per year for books (cadets receive $600 per semester except nursing cadets receive full amount in the fall semester)
  • A monthly tax-free stipend of $420.00 for freshman through seniors

Campus-Based Scholarships

For those who may not have received a national scholarship and meet the requirements, campus-based scholarships are available. After enrolling in the MIL 1010 or MIL 1020 class and attending Physical Training regularly, the Professor of Military Science may consider you for a campus-based scholarship. Campus-based scholarships can pay full or partial tuition until a national scholarship is available.

Campus-Based Housing Scholarship

A housing scholarship is available for contracted cadets and prospects alike who are living on campus at Wright State. This scholarship can be utilized on top of other existing scholarships. This scholarship applies 50% the cost of a Woods community double, to the price of any of the housing communities. 

Nursing Scholarships

A Nursing Experience Unlike Any Other

With real-world experience you may not find in nursing school alone, nursing students who are also Army ROTC Cadets benefit from extensive one-on-one mentoring and training. You'll find out exactly what it takes to become a leader in your medical field.

If you're considering an undergraduate nursing degree, enrolling in Army ROTC can enhance your leadership skills and critical-thinking abilities while providing financial support to help make your professional goals a reality. Being a Nurse in the Army provides you with opportunities not found in the civilian world. As an Army Nurse and Officer, you will have the respect of your peers and coworkers as well as opportunities to train and serve in a variety of specialties.

Army ROTC's Nurse Summer Training Program will give you the opportunity to truly fulfill the promises of your training after graduation. Coordinating and communicating patient care, you'll be in a clear position to succeed.

Army ROTC And Undergraduate Nursing

Nursing students who are also Army ROTC Cadets can benefit from unique hands-on nursing opportunities while receiving financial assistance for college. You will gain valuable leadership experience and management training that can benefit you in either a military or private-sector nursing career.

Army ROTC program offers two, three, or four-year scholarships for undergraduate nursing students. Contact your high school academic advisor or campus Military Science department for more information.

Nurse Summer Training Program (NSTP)

Nursing students who are also Army ROTC Cadets have an opportunity for a unique summer nursing experience. The paid, three-week Nurse Summer Training Program assigns Cadets to Army hospitals throughout the U.S. and Germany.

The program introduces you to the Army Medical Department (AMEDD) and to the roles and responsibilities of an Army Nurse Corps Officer. Under the supervision of an experienced Army Nurse Corps Officer, you will obtain hands-on experience. Your one-on-one clinical experience will allow you to hone your clinical skills, develop your problem-solving techniques and become comfortable with developing your professional skills as a member of the U.S. Army Healthcare Team.