Allocating Scholarships for Army Rotc by Charles A. Goldman

By Charles A. Goldman

Within the face of emerging university expenditures and the elevated value of scholarships to assembly its fee challenge, the military designed a brand new scholarship application, often called the tiered scholarship software since it provided 4 assorted scholarship values (called tiers). below the hot software, enrollments at public faculties elevated modestly and the military managed the full scholarship rate. yet as feared, many fewer of the nation's such a lot academically capable scholars enrolled in ROTC, and the courses on the nation's so much prestigious deepest schools and universities have been dealing with the chance of closure. in keeping with those findings, the authors steered and the military applied a high-value scholarship specified to a few prestigious inner most schools. The learn additionally analyzes numerous entire scholarship courses to switch the tiered scholarships. The research helps plans that proceed to supply high-value scholarships at a few prestigious inner most colleges,

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Students enrolled in ROTC either because it was required by their institutions or as an alternative to being drafted. Over the past two decades, that paradigm has shifted: few colleges require ROTC, and the draft ended in 1972. Thus, scholarships or other incentives are believed necessary to attract cadets into the program and to persuade them to remain until they are commissioned. 1 In addition, because of rising school costsespecially the tuition charged at private colleges and universitiesCadet Command projected that the program would soon exceed the budget for scholar- 1 The Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP) enrolls college students in ROTC and a National Guard or Reserve unit at the same time.

1 Comparison of Lengths of Service over First Eight Years of CareerType of SchoolExpected Years of Service (std. 017)NOTES: Year groups 84 and later included in computations. Calculations include service from date of entry through the eighth year of service. Standard errors are computed assuming independence of each single year transition rate. ) On that criterion, students from prestigious private schools appear to be a good investment. 2 shows, they are promoted to major at a (statistically) significantly higher rate.

No school incentives are included in these calculations. Page 17 ment levels at these schools. In addition, from the old to new program the gap did not change muchonly a few hundred dollars, on averagefor HBCUs, public colleges, and military colleges. 3 3 The tuition gap for the 199294 program is based on what the 1995 four-year scholarship winners would have received individually under the old program ($8,000 or 80 percent of tuition). 4 compares what the same individuals would have received under the old and new programs.

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