Campus Based Scholarships

If you did not apply or receive a high school scholarship, you can still earn a scholarship by showing up on campus, enrolling in UCA Army ROTC, and demonstrating your potential as a quality cadet and future Army Officer, worthy of a Campus Based Scholarship.

Campus Based Scholarship students can earn a 2 or 3 year scholarship. These scholarships are available to eligible students at the University of Central Arkansas and are merit based; awarded to students that are enrolled in the Army ROTC Program and apply for a scholarship. These cadets prove themselves through their moral character, college GPA, leadership potential, and PT test scores. Campus Based Scholarships provide payment for either full tuition and fees OR for Room and Board (Recipient selects). Awardees will also receive a $1,200/yr book allowance and a monthly ROTC Stipend of $420.00.

Scholarship Application Requirements:

• Must be a U.S. citizen

• Full time student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree

• Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

• Must pass an Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT)

• Pass a DoD Medical exam

• ACT/SAT – must meet university requirement

• 30 years of age on 31 December of the year you graduate from college

• Good moral character