National Scholarships

For college-bound high school students, the National Scholarship opens June following your Junior year of high school through February.

Four-Year Scholarship for high school students planning on attending a four-year college program.

Three-Year Advanced Designee (AD) Scholarship for high school student applicants, but will take effect sophomore year.


  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Be between the ages of 17 and 26
  • Have an unweighted high school GPA of at least 2.5
  • Meet Army Physical Standards
  • Score a minimum of either 920 on the SAT (math/verbal) OR 19 on the ACT (excluding the required writing test scores)
  • Agree to accept a commission and serve in either the Active Duty Army, Army National Guard, or Army Reserve

ROTC Physical Assessment

Scholarship Applicants are required to complete a Presidential Challenge Physical Fitness test consisting of:  Curl ups, Push Ups, and one (1) mile run.

If you achieve the following scores you will be in the 85th percentile:

  Curl Ups Push Ups 1-Mile Run
Male 55 53 6:06
Female 44 25 8:15

 *Physical assessment can be tested by any coach, physical education teacher or Army recruiter.

Required Documents:

*Contact us at (805) 893-2769 to request an interview