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Request an Officer Interview

NROTC National Scholarship

All applicants must complete an interview with a commissioned officer at an NROTC unit.

The 2024 scholarship application period will be open from 1 April 2023 to 31 January 2024.

If you are applying to UC Berkeley, UC Davis, Stanford University, or California Maritime Academy, we invite you to request an interview with us by submitting your information below.


Officer Interviews are approximately 45 minutes 

  • Only requests from students with UC Berkeley, UC Davis, California Maritime, or Stanford listed as their first choice will be scheduled.
  • Interview requests must be submitted at least two weeks (14 days) prior to the requested interview day and time.
  • Interviews may be scheduled Monday-Wednesday between the hours of 0900 and 1400 (excluding 1000-1100 on Tuesday). Thursday 1030-1300. Interviews will not be taken on federal holidays or UC Berkeley-approved holidays.

*All scholarship interviews may be conducted via Zoom Video Conferencing or in person.  A meeting invitation will be provided once your interview time has been confirmed.  Applicants selecting a virtual interview must establish a free Zoom account and log in prior to the interview.