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Navy ROTC Nurse Scholarship Program

Navy ROTC Nurse Scholarship Program

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Eligibility
To be eligible for the NROTC Scholarship Nurse Option you must be:

• A US citizenship

• 17 years of age by September 1 of year starting college and less than 23 on June 30 of that year; must not have reached 27th birthday on June 30 of year in which college graduation and commissioning are anticipated

• A high school graduate or possess equivalency diploma

• Meet the Physical Requirements in accordance with Navy standards

• Gain admission to a university that has an NROTC affiliation and offers a state – approved or National League of Nursing (NLN) approved bachelor’s degree in nursing

• Meet the qualifying college entrance exam scores (ACT or SAT) minimum scores:

SAT – 530 Critical Reading and 520 Math.

ACT – 22 English and – 22 Math

• Meet the following academic requirements by completing the following courses:

• Introduction to Naval Science.

• Seapower and Maritime Affairs

• Leadership and Management I and II

• And the following Military service requirements:

• Participate in weekly NROTC drill instruction periods.

• Participate in two summer training periods of four weeks.

• Accept a Military service obligation of 8 years, four of which must be served in active duty status.

• If disenrolled voluntarily or disenrolled for academic or disciplinary reasons after completion of the first year of study, you may be required to serve a minimum of two years of active enlisted service or make a monetary payment to cover the cost of the benefits received.

Selection Procedure
The following outlines the NROTC Scholarship Nurse Option selection procedure.

• The NROTC Scholarship Nurse Option selection board considers all formal application packages received.

• Applicants are notified of selection status by April of year they would enter college.

• Selectees who are physically qualified and have been accepted by an NROTC University or college are notified by the Chief of Naval Education and Training Pensacola, Florida.

• Selectees who accept scholarships will be directed to their NROTC unit/university for the fall term.


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    woaini

    almost 3 years ago

    20 comments

    ok how do you sign up?

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    AriesGirl

    about 4 years ago

    586 comments

    How do I apply for this?

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    hollyrichgirl

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    am interested. how to i apply?

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    brittanie48

    over 5 years ago

    4 comments

    ok how do you sign up?

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    grace_ngojo

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    How can I avail this scholarship?

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    fayera

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    Yes, i want navy nurse scholarship

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    tweety63

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    There are other navy nursing programs for "older" nurses.

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    Olufunmi2008

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    That means my to become a Naval nurse is aborted

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    Account Removed

    almost 6 years ago

    So sad they won't consider us "older" nurses!!

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