Indiana University Bloomington

High School Students

ARMY ROTC SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships and stipends in IU Army ROTC help you focus on what’s important. Namely, getting that college degree — not how you’ll pay for it.

If you’re interested in attending college while learning what it takes to become an Army Officer, ROTC may be right for you. In addition to teaching you valuable leadership skills, military training, and discipline, IU Army ROTC can also provide you with money for tuition and other expenses through scholarships.

FOUR YEAR SCHOLARSHIP

After high school graduation, you may be interested in getting college tuition assistance. Find out how you can get that and much more in Army ROTC.

The high school Four-Year Scholarship is for high school students planning on attending a four-year college program. Contact your high school academic advisor or campus Military Science department for more information.

Four-year Army ROTC scholarships consist of:

  • Full-tuition scholarships
  • The option for room and board in place of tuition, if you should qualify
  • Additional allowances for books and fees

And a monthly living allowance:

  • 1st year, $300 per month
  • 2nd year, $350 per month
  • 3rd year, $450 per month
  • 4th year, $500 per month

REQUIREMENTS

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 26
  • Have a high school GPA of at least 2.50
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Score a minimum of 920 on the SAT (math/verbal) or 19 on the ACT (excluding the required writing test scores)
  • Meet physical standards (Click here to download form)
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in a Reserve Component (Army Reserve or Army National Guard)

YOUR COMMITMENT

  • An eight-year service commitment with the Army.
  • Serve full time in the Army for four years and four years with the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR).
  • Selected Cadets may choose to serve part time in the Army Reserve or Army National Guard while pursuing a civilian career.

FORMS AND MORE INFORMATION

U.S. Army Cadet Command

Download an ROTC Physical Assessment Card

Download an ROTC Overseas Interview Form