Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Scholarship Program
Applications for Fall 2016 scholarships will continue to be accepted by an NROTC Unit affiliated with a Minority Serving Institution until 29 February 2016. If interested, contact the NSTC Candidate Guidance Office (1.800.NAV.ROTC, Option 3, Ext 0,1,2 or 3) or the NROTC Unit at the Minority Serving Institution you wish to attend for further Information.
NROTC has a limited number of scholarships available for students to attend MSI schools, which encompass Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), High Hispanic Enrollment (HHE) schools, and other Minority Institutions (MI). If you are interested in attending one of the schools listed below, apply for an MSI scholarship by completing the electronic application on this website which will be available through 31 January 2016 or by using the paper PDF application available after 31 January 2016 and contacting the NROTC Unit at the Minority Serving Institution you wish to attend.
Basic Eligibility Criteria
- Must be a Navy Option applicant (Marine Corps and Nurse Corps Option applicants are not eligible).
- Qualifying scores on Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) or American College Test (ACT):
SAT: 520 Math; 530 Verbal/Critical Reading
ACT: 21 Math; 22 English
SAT/ACT Math and English / Critical Reading scores can be from two different tests; applicants can combine best Math w/ best English / Critical Reading scores to achieve qualifying scores.
- Applicants must apply to one of the NROTC affiliated MSIs if not currently enrolled.
- Applicants must be admitted to the MSI in order to use their scholarship if selected.
See the following links for details of how to conduct the AFA.
MSISR nomination must be submitted via the NROTC Unit affiliated with the Minority Serving Institution you wish to attend.