Texas Army ROTC
Texas Army ROTC

Scholarship Benefits


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

High school students The US Army 4-Year College Scholarship Program lets you apply for financial aid while in high school. Learn more and apply.

College students The US Army offers 2, 3, and 3.5 year scholarships for tuition and fees OR room and board. This also includes $1,200 per year for textbooks. Learn more and apply.

Below are the Basics if you obtain a scholarship:

  • Full tuition and fees OR Room and Board
  • Book allowance: $1200 per year 
  • Monthly contract stipend: $420


For those who choose to serve in the Texas Army National Guard or Army Reserve:

  • Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty (GRFD) for National Guard and Reserve members: tuition OR room & board are covered.
  • Federal tuition assistance for guard/reserve members: up to $4,500/year
  • Book allowance: $1200 per year
  • Monthly contract stipend: $300 (freshmen), $350 (sophomore), $450 (junior), $500 (senior).


If intererested in joining our program or trying it out, please contact our Scholarship and Enrollment Counselor:

Mr. Omar Cruz at 512-232-5397 or by email at omar.cruz@austin.utexas.edu