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We currently support the JROTC awards program at Atholton and the NROTC program at UMBC.

 

Medals

1. American Legion ROTC/JROTC Award for Scholastic Excellence:
Given annually to an outstanding cadet (at each school) for scholastic excellence. Not more than one student at a school may be nominated per year for this award. Students participating in JROTC programs conducted at high schools will receive the bronze medallion. To receive the award a cadet must:

  1. Be in the top 10 percent of his or her class in academic subjects.

  2. Be in the top 25 percent of his or her class in JROTC subjects.

  3. Have demonstrated qualities of leadership.

  4. Have actively participated in related student activities such as student organizations,

    constructive activities, or sports.

2. American Legion ROTC/JROTC Award for General Military Excellence:
Given annually to an outstanding cadet (at each School) for general military excellence. Not more than one student at a school may be nominated per year for this award. Students participating in JROTC programs conducted at high schools will receive the bronze medallion. To receive the award a cadet must:

  1. Be in the top 25 percent of his or her class in academic subjects and JROTC subjects.

  2. Have demonstrated outstanding qualities in military leadership, discipline, character, and

    citizenship.

Bronze medal is reserved for JROTC Cadets and ROTC Freshmen (100 level). Silver medal is reserved for ROTC Sophomores (200 level).
Gold medal is reserved for ROTC Juniors (300 level) and ROTC Seniors (400 level).

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