SASAA Junior ROTC Legacy Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2021

The SASAA Junior ROTC Legacy Scholarship offers scholarships of $1,000 to be awarded to a Stuttgart High School Army JROTC junior or senior students to help them advance their post-high school education efforts. 

Mission:  The Stuttgart American Schools Alumni Association is a 501(c)(7) nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational incentives, opportunities and assistance for students who participate in the Stuttgart High School JROTC Program.

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(Photo by: Lilian Putnam, SHS Yearbook Staff)

Eligibility criteria:

  • Student applicants must be a senior during the year awarded
  • Two scholarships will be awarded: Lt. Col. John Brandt Excellence Award and SASAA Leadership Award
  • Each award will be $1,000 ($2,000 total)
  • Students must maintain a GPA of 3.0+ throughout their Junior and Senior school years
    • Third and fourth year JROTC participants are a plus
    • National Honor Society are a plus
  • Student applicants ,must submit a 500 word essay expressing how the scholarship will assist in achieving their higher education goals. Students, if selected, will also be required to detail what type of educational program they plan to focus on? (Must provide specific dates, locations, and expenses of school of choice)
  • Students will also be required to have 100+ community/volunteer hours over four school years
  • JROTC leadership, sports athletes, class officers and extra-curricular club members are a plus

** Scholarship application form coming soon