Department of the Air Force - Type 1 Scholarship

Scholarship Overview:
Air Force ROTC can help you overcome the financial hardships associated with college, and when you complete your degree, you have got a guaranteed career after school (debt free!). Type 1 Scholarships pays full (100 percent) college tuition and authorized fees at any public or private institution with an Air Force ROTC detachment. Type 1 selectees will also receive a monthly living expense stipend and an annual book stipend.

Website: Department of the Air Force- Type 1 Scholarship
Application: Access Here
Applicant Guide: View Here

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must enroll in the academic major in which the scholarship is offered
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Must achieve an SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26. Applicants unable to secure a test prior to the application deadline should contact their scholarship technician.
  • Complete the Physical Fitness Assessment, which consists of three events: push-ups, sit-ups, and a 1.5-mile run
  • Must pass a Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board (DODMERB) medical exam
  • Applicants must be age 17 or older to be considered for this scholarship

You Will Agree To:

  • Enroll in the academic major for which the scholarship is offered.
  • Enroll in Air Force ROTC beginning with the upcoming fall term.
  • Complete a 13-day summer field training course at Maxwell AFB, Alabama, between sophomore and junior years.
  • Complete Air Force ROTC General Military Course (GMC) your freshman and sophomore years and the Professional Officer Course (POC) your junior and senior years.
  • Accept a commission as an Air Force officer and serve at least four years on active duty.

Open to DREAMers: No
Questions? Please call 404-545-3461 or email: CHICAGO@AFROTCADMISSIONS.COM

Full Tuition