Scholarship Opportunities at The Citadel
The Citadel offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for students. Scholarship awards can be based on a variety of criteria including academic merit, field of study, financial need, and participation in a specific organization or activity, such as the ROTC scholarship.
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The Citadel’s Service to Country Scholarship 2026 represents potential savings of up to $68,000
The Citadel, named the #1 Public College in the South, will now cover the cost of room and board for incoming freshmen enrolling for fall 2022 who have Reserve Officer’s Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarships. ROTC Scholarships from the Air Force, Space Force, Army, Navy and Marines fund the education of many cadets in the Corps. “The Citadel Service to Country Scholarship 2026 reflects the college’s commitment to educate and develop America’s next military officers through the unmatched leadership training experience here,” said The Citadel President, Gen. Glenn M. Walters, USMC (Ret.), ‘79. LEARN MORE »
Scholarship Fuels a Passion for Cybersecurity
Annabelle Miller knew she wanted to work for the government. However, it was a scholarship opportunity that opened her eyes to a career in cyber security. She received an email awarding her the Scholarship for Service (SFS). The SFS is a National Science Foundation grant award. The scholarship is designed to recruit and train professionals to meet the growing demands of the cybersecurity profession. “I never expected to be interested in computers or coding, and it’s just opened a new door for me. Because the field is in such high demand, everyone wants someone with cybersecurity or computer science background.” Receiving this type of financial support changed her future. READ MORE »