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    NROTC Preparatory Scholarship (PNP)

    Application DEADLINE: February 1

    Apply for the opportunity to receive the Naval Reserve Offers Training Corps (ROTC) Preparatory Scholarship. This scholarship will be given to five potential Midshipmen in the NROTC program who are pursuing a Tier 1 or Tier 2 degree and pursing a commission with the Navy upon graduation.

    This opportunity includes five years as a full-time student at Norwich University. In your first year at Norwich, tuition and fees will be covered. Additional financial aid may be provided to supplement additional costs.

    If selected for the Norwich NROTC Preparatory Scholarship, the student will have a four-year Navy ROTC National Scholarship reserved for them by the Navy. If the student successfully completes the first year of the preparatory program, including all requirements listed below, then they will be awarded the four-year Navy ROTC National Scholarship, which will cover tuition, fees and provide a monthly stipend. Norwich University will cover room and board for these students with our General I.D. White Scholarship. Requirements:
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen
    • Before starting classes in the Fall semester successfully complete NROTC indoctrination summer training
    • Before starting classes in the Fall semester successfully complete a Department of Defense medical exam
    • Become a member of the Norwich Corps of Cadets
    • Successfully pass the Navy's Physical Fitness Assessment once a semester with a score of “Good Low” or better
    • Achieve a minimum of 2.8 cumulative GPA at Norwich University
    • Agree to the terms of scholarship contract
    • Receive the Professor of Naval Science's recommendation

    Please complete the following items below in order to be considered for this unique opportunity!
    Birthdate
    Birthdate
    Mailing Address
    Mailing Address
    In order to be considered for this program, the following must be completed:

    1. Application to Norwich University (If not already completed)
    2. Program Application (Download and Complete)
    3. Letter of Recommendation (Preferably from a JROTC Instructor)
    4. Resume - Listing all of your extra curricular activities.
    5. 400-word Essay - Please answer the question: "Why do you want to become a Navy Officer through Norwich University?"
    When complete, upload the required documents below:

    It is not required to be from a JROTC instructor, but is recommended. Otherwise, this can be from a coach, teacher, mentor, etc.

    Please upload a Word document that includes a list of all your extra curricular activities, including JROTC, clubs, jobs, sports, etc.

    Please upload a 400-word Essay answering the question, "Why do you want to become a Navy Officer through Norwich University?"