ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corps) Scholarships
If you are interested in exploring a ROTC scholarship, detailed information is online at
Navy ROTC: http://www.nrotc.navy.mil/index.html (Includes Marine Corps option)
Air Force ROTC: https://www.afrotc.com/scholarships/
Army ROTC: Four-Year Scholarship | goarmy.com
General Timeline: Navy ROTC application process begins 2nd semester of junior year, Air Force ROTC application opens at the end of junior year, and the Army ROTC application period begins during 1st semester of senior year
Military Academy Applications
If you are interested in applying to a Military Academy, detailed information is available at:
Navy (Naval Academy): www.usna.edu
Army (West Point): www.usma.edu
Air Force (Air Force Academy): www.usafa.af.mil
Coast Guard (Coast Guard Academy): www.cga.edu
Merchant Marines: www.usmma.edu
General Timeline: Application process begins during 2nd semester of junior year
Part of the application process to the military service academies (EXCEPT for the Coast Guard Academy) involves obtaining an Academy Nomination from a US Congress member (Senate or House of Representatives) from the Congressional District in which you reside.
The counties in Eastern Washington make up the 5th District. Click here to see the two current WA state senators and your 5th district representative with links to their personal websites. The senators’ and representative’s websites have specific information and instructions on requesting a nomination to a military service academy. (This is usually found under a “Services” tab).
Northern Idaho is in Idaho’s 1st Congressional District. Click here to see the two current ID state senators and your 1st district representative with links to their personal websites.