U.S. Air Force In-College Scholarship Program (ICSP)

Written by Paul Wynns
If you’re already in college, you can still experience the benefits of joining Air Force ROTC. In addition to detachment-specific scholarship opportunities, freshman and sophomore students may be eligible for the In-College Scholarship Program (ICSP). The program awards scholarships based on merit during two selection phases (fall and spring semesters). Note: AFROTC scholarships do not cover room and board.

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The United States Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC) is a college program offered at more than 1,100 campuses across the United States, aiming to prepare students to become officers in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Space Force. This program combines academic education with military training to develop leadership skills, physical fitness, and professional knowledge relevant to the ...

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Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to first- and second-year undergraduate students. Applicants must have a qualified Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board (DoDMERB) physical exam, be willing to serve at least four years on active duty post-graduation, complete military training, and enroll in the Air Force ROTC. Applicants must also meet the below eligibility requirements.

College Underclassmen
Grade Level College Underclassmen,Citizenship,US Citizens,Minimum GPA 2.5,Academic Interest Agriculture, Architecture, Computer Science, Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Foreign Languages, Physical Sciences, Aviation/Aerospace, Chemistry,Other Category,ROTC