USMC Frederick C. Branch (FCB) Scholarships
These scholarships are awarded to high school seniors or college freshmen and sophomores who seek to earn a commission in the United States Marine Corps while attending an HBCU. In general, students must have performed well academically in High School or, if in college, completed at least one semester of course work with a minimum 2.0 GPA and received a grade no lower than "C" in all attempted courses. Additionally, you must achieve a minimum SAT score of 1000 (combined math and critical reading only) or 22 combined on the ACT. This requirement is not waiverable. Students interested in applying for the scholarship view http://www.marines.com/becoming-a-marine/commissioning-programs/four-year-colleges/nrotc. Scholarships are extremely limited and highly competitive locally, so we encourage students to apply early.