State Service Scholarship Program:
*A $47,000 college education for the two years of attendance at GMC *Military Drill Pay *Training that can possibly translate into civilian job skills *The honor of serving your community, state, and nation as a member of the Georgia National Guard
***NOTE: This is not a commissioning scholarship, but most cadets have the option to compete for an ROTC Scholarship at their follow on college or earn their commission here while attending GMC through the Early Commissioning Program (ECP).***
Application Requirements for the State Service Scholarship Program are:
*Be a legal resident of Georgia for a minimum of 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the date of the term at GMC which the student plans to enroll. (Based on HOPE residency requirements) *Qualify for regular admission to GMC *Have a minimum high school/college cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.50 and also have a minimum total score (Critical Reading and Math) of 800 on the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), or Composite of 17 on the American College Test (ACT).
*Be of high moral character and demonstrate good citizenship as evidenced in a letter of recommendation from an administrative official of the high school where the applicant is enrolled at the time the application is made, or from which the applicant graduated.
*Meet standards required for enlistment in the Georgia National Guard *Be nominated by your local State Representative of State Senator
To apply for a State Service Scholarship, download the application from the Georgia Student Finance Commission by clicking here, and follow the instructions on the first page