The deadline for submission of Green to Gold ADO and Scholarship Applications will be determined upon opening of the application window. Scholarships are awarded for two, three, or four years. Soldiers with two years of college remaining to complete their degree are considered for two-year scholarships. Soldiers with three years of college remaining to complete their degree are considered for three-year scholarships. Soldiers without college credit who require four years to complete their degree are considered for four-year scholarships.
There are many requirements to fulfill in order to be eligible for the Green to Gold Scholarship. Eligibility includes: being a US citizen; must be under 31 years of age on 31 December of the year you complete all requirements for a commission (You must have acquired your bachelor's degree by this time. This is a statutory requirement and there are no waivers authorized.); have no criminal convictions; must have served a minimum of two-years Active Duty as well as three months of Active Duty for every one month of specialized training (a waiver can be requested); pass the Army Combat Fitness Test; be a high school graduate or equivalent; must have taken the ACT or SAT (if you are a four-year applicant); and a high school or college GPA of 2.5.