2, 3, 4 Year Scholarships:



  • Full Tuition and fees OR Room and Board
  • Receive money for books annually
  • Monthly stipend while attending class
  • Commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army upon graduation
  • Marketable leadership skills and experience


  • US Citizen
  • Between 17 and 26
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.50
  • Minimum of 920 (math/verbal) on the SAT or 19 (excluding the required writing test scores) on the ACT
  • Meet physical fitness standards
  • Agree to accept a commission


  • Serve for four years on Active Duty or with the National Guard or Reserve.


Guaranteed Reserve Forces Duty:

  •  There are four GRFD scholarships; the GRFD Minuteman ARNG or Army Reserve 4 Year Scholarship, the GRFD-USAR (United States Army Reserve) 2 year scholarship, the GRFD-ARNG(Army National Guard) 2 year scholarship, and the Dedicated ARNG 3 year scholarship
  • A Dedicated ARNG scholarship recipient must commission in the Army National Guard
  • You must participate in the Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP)
  • You cannot receive both a campus based scholarship and a GRFD scholarship
  • If you have completed basic training you can use Montgomery GI Bill benefits


For deadlines, applications, and information about scholarships contact the UMCP Battalion Phone: (301)314-9939 or (301)314-9237 or Email: